San Marzano Tomato

Italian Heirloom Tomatoes

San Marzano tomato seeds and plants. How to grow and use San Marzano plum tomatoes. Italian heirloom tomato.

"Tomato, San Marzano Organic 1 Pkt. (25 Seeds)"

San Marzano plum tomatoes are grown for use in tomato sauce.

It is one of the best canning tomatoes you can put up.

The fruit of this Italian heirloom tomato is an elongated plum tomato shape. Like a Roma tomato only longer. They are also meatier than Romas with a stronger, sweeter flavor. Like Roma tomatoes, San Marzanos contain few seeds.

They are grown commercially in San Marzano, Italy (a small town near Naples).

Growing San Marzano Heritage Tomatoes

This Italian heirloom tomato grows on an indeterminate vine which will continue to produce until stopped by frost. The plant will be more than 7 feet tall by the end of the season, so be sure to use a large enough tomato support or trellis.

This is a great variety to grow in long-season areas. The seeds of this open pollinated tomato variety can be saved for use the following season.

San Marzano Tomato Seeds
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