Vegetables

Tomato 'Moneymaker'

This popular Edwardian English heirloom produces a good yield of firm, bright red medium-sized fruit. Famed as a reliable choice for setting fruit in all conditions, Moneymaker also has excellent disease resistance. This tall, vigorous grower will need staking.

Position

Full sun.

Sow

Sow direct in warm conditions or raise in trays of Yates® Black Magic® Seed Raising Mix. Firm down and keep moist. Transplant when 5-7cm high.

Care

Choose a well drained sunny position. Prepare soil by adding Yates® Thrive® Natural Blood & Bone. When first flowers appear begin applying Yates® Thrive® Tomato Liquid Plant Food regularly. Protect from snails and slugs.

Hints

Great companion plant for basil, broccoli, carrots, celery, onions, marigolds, marjoram, parsley & parsnip. Fruit contains health-promoting lycopene.