Silvery Fir Tree Tomato
- Flattened red fruits grow to 3-4 inches
- Carrot-like, silvery-gray foliage
- Compact 24" plants
- Does well in hanging baskets
- Determinate - Fruit ripens over a 2 week period
- 60 days from transplant
Traditional Russian variety with distinctive carrot-like silvery-gray foliage on compact 24" plants. Heavy crops of round, slightly flattened 3-3½" red fruits. Unique decorative variety that is a real eye-catcher. Does well in hanging baskets or on patios. Introduced by Seed Savers Exchange in 1995. Determinate, 60 days from transplant.
Learn to Grow Silvery Fir Tree Tomato
Start Indoors: 6 weeks before last frost
Germination: 7-14 Days
Plant Outdoors: 24-36” Apart
Support: Cage, stake, or trellis
Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Tomatoes are sensitive to freezing temperatures, so wait to transplant outdoors until the soil is warm. Plant in full sun.
Ratings & Reviews
by Sue hickman
Out of pack two made a good plant with flowers but no fruit not sure if it was the weather or not
Small put plentiful
Grew great in a large bin on my patio, tons of fruit. It was my most productive plant last year
by Colorado Gardener
This compact plant worked great in a patio container. Produced lots of firm fruit good for salads or sandwiches.