SAUCE TOMATO SEEDS
Sauce, Paste and Drying Tomatoes
Smallish, richly flavored, extra meaty tomatoes with little seed pulp. Depending on the variety they are perfect for sauces, pastes, purees, drying or fresh eating.
HEALTH KICK Tomato Seeds
The 4 ounce, highly flavored, exceptionally bright red, plum shaped fruits provide 50 percent more of the beneficial antioxidant lycopene than other tomatoes. They are terrific in salads, or use to make pastes, sauces, or sun dried tomatoes. Disease resistant, determinate vines grow to 4 feet tall
SUPER ITALIAN PASTE Tomato Seeds
(OP) 70-80 days
Large, firm, reddish-orange 6 inch long, 10 ounce fruits deliver a rich, sweet, tangy, taste. Flesh is meaty, with little juice or seeds and is perfect for sauces, pastes, or canning. An Italian heirloom. Indeterminate.
PRINCIPE BORGHESE Tomato Seeds
(OP) 70 days
An Italian favorite that is used to make very high quality sun-dried tomatoes. These small 1-2 inch meaty plums are produced with incredible freedom on small, sturdy determinate vines.
ROMA Tomato Seeds
(OP) 65 days
Incredible yields of very richly flavored pear tomatoes that weigh about 2 ounces, and are 3 inches long. These paste-type fruits are meaty with few seeds and not much juice, perfectly suited to cooking, but delicious enough to eat fresh.
VG05512 OPALKA Tomato Seeds
(OP) 80 days
Easily one of the very best paste tomatoes, these meaty pepper-shaped fruits deliver a rich, sweet flavor that makes exceptional sauces. They are also tasty fresh. Vigorous, productive, easy to grow indeterminate vines.
SAN MARZANO Tomato Seeds
(OP) 80 days
A first-rate Italian paste tomato which is also excellent for canning, soups and sauces. The meaty textured, mild flavored, long and large fruits cook down into a delectable paste. Indeterminate.
VIVA ITALIA Tomato Seeds
Vigorous Roma-type hybrid, Italian pear tomatoes perfect for canning, peeling, sauce, and salsa. Extra high sugar content makes them delicious right off the vine. Compared to other tomatoes of this type, 'Viva Italia' performs better in hot weather, compact plants take up less space, and produce much more fruit. Blocky, pear shaped, 3-3.5 ounce tomatoes on disease resistant, determinate vines.
How to Plant SAUCE, PASTE & DRYING TOMATO Seeds
Sow seed in cell packs or flats, press into soil and lightly cover. Kept at 75-90° F., germination is in 8-15 days. Transplant into the garden 2-4 feet apart after all danger of frost. Cage or stake for best results.