Tomato 'Mortgage Lifter'

Tomato 'Mortgage Lifter'

A classic hearty slicing tomato with rich, sweet pink-tinged fruit that can weigh up to 1.5kg. Bred during the Great Depression of the 1930s, these delicious tomatoes earned their name by getting many small growers out of debt.



  • Rich and hearty
  • Prolific fruit
  • Heritage favourite


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


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.


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

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