Tomato 'Marmande' Seeds

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Grow Your Own
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Heirloom Vegetable
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Perfect for Pots
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Direct Sunlight

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plant benefit
Grow Your Own
plant benefit
Heirloom Vegetable
plant benefit
Perfect for Pots
plant benefit
Direct Sunlight

tomato marmande a beefsteak delight.

Tomatoes you'll just keep going back for, and there will be many. Clearly the success behind French cooking, these rich sweet flavour fruits will remind you of summers well spent in the French sun.

why it's special:

  • Beefsteak variety with rich, delicious flesh
  • Thrives in the summer heat which makes it low maintenance
  • Known to bear many fruits throughout the summer

when to sow

jan
feb
mar
apr
may
jun
jul
aug
sep
oct
nov
dec

when to harvest

Plant size

150 cm
50 cm
conditions

Position

Full sun.
soil conditions

Soil

Rich, well drained soil.
urban growing

Support

Water often.
Feed often with liquid fertiliser.

Our Top Tip

A constant supply of moisture is key to avoid fruit splitting. Feed with a liquid fertiliser when the first fruits appear.

About tomato 'marmande'

The Marmande is a medium-large sized beefsteak tomato that is lightly ribbed with a flattened globe shape. The flesh is juicy and meaty with minimal seeds, and it offers a savory tomato flavor with subtle tartness, as well as a hint of sweetness.

In The Records

Marmande is a classic French heirloom that dates back to the end of the 19th century. Originating and named for the city of Marmande, which today is regarded to be the tomato capital of south-west France.
Features Grow your own, heirloom vegetables, direct sunlight and perfect for pots
Locations Balconies, terraces, containers and garden beds
Effort Level Looks after itself
Botanical Name Lycopersicon esculentum 'marmande'
Other Names Beefsteak Tomato. Heritage (French 1900's) and Semi-Bush (Semi-Determinate).
Plant Type Annual
Pot Size 30 cm
Pet/Baby Safe Yes.
Number of Seeds 30
Sowing Tips Sow seeds on firm, damp soil and lightly pat down. Place in a sunny spot and keep well hydrated to help germination.
Delivery times 
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