Tomato - Peardrops
Peardrops tomatoes are a yellow-fruited, trailing variety with highly attractive pear-shaped fruit. They contain a good flavour balance of sweetness and acidity, making them an unusual and delicious addition to any summer salad.
Sow from April to May. Space the seeds 2cm apart in trays or in modules under glass at 21Â°C. Cover lightly with compost also cover the container with glass or polythene or retain humidity. Remove glass as soon as seedlings appear, when leaves have opened, prick off into 9cm pots and grow on until first truss is formed (approx. 2-3 weeks). Plant out into 20-30cm pots or 3 to a grow bag. Gradually harden off young plants for placing outside about end of May. Minimum temperature should be above 10Â°C. Ready to harvest from July to October.