A completely determinate, bush type, a variety that produces vivid red cherry sized fruits which are 12-16 grams.
The variety has an excellent cascading habit as it was bred especially to use in hanging baskets and tubs. Garden Pearl produces an abundance of fruit throughout July and August.
Sow these tomato seeds thinly (1 cm deep) into a seed tray or in small pots or cells, covered lightly, watered and placed at between 10-18 Celsius on a windowsill, heated greenhouse or propagator. Sow February – April. Germination takes 8-11 days.
As soon as seedlings are large enough to handle, prick out.
Transplant the seedlings into individual small pots, later on, they might need to be repotted if growing quickly and large. Make sure the leaves do not overlap. Temperatures during this stage should be 12-20 Celsius. Plant outside mid-May-June into final position. Beautiful edible feature in hanging baskets, tubs.
Keep watering in dry spells, especially when flowering and when the fruit is setting.No no need for side-shoot removal, as this is a bush variety.