Vegetable - Tomato - Delicious
Introduced in 1964. Huge crack-resistant scarlet fruits average 250g have been recorded up to 600g Delicious is a smooth excellent slicer with extra tasty flaour. Indeterminate vines yield good quantities of long-storing fruit.
Sow from February onwards in pots. Will need heat to germinate. Plant out in greenhouse from May onwards or outdoors after hardening off in June. Do not allow the plants to get too cold as they will develop a purple tint and growth will slow down.