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TOMATO 'UNCLE TONY'S LA STUPENDA'

TOMATO 'UNCLE TONY'S LA STUPENDA'

Lycopersicon lycopersicum
Member $4.95
Our newest introduction and Diggers exclusive is ‘Uncle Tony’s La Stupenda’. Donated to The Diggers Club by Internationally renowned Australian artist and photographer Bill Henson, this is Bill’s Uncle Tony Caruso;s tomato which was originally brought out to Australia, from Italy, in the 1970’s. A prized family heirloom, Clive Blazey originally tasted it in 2019 and after trialling it in our own gardens, we are pleased to offer this high yielding beefsteak to Diggers Members. Best suited to sauces and passatas due to its high flesh to seed ratio, the average size of the fruit is between 500-600 grams, with some fruit reaching a whopping 800 grams!
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SEEDS: S226

Growing Information

Height To 150cm
Position in Full Sun
25 Seeds Per Packet
Tender Annual
Space at 60cm
Thirsty plant

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

TOMATO 'UNCLE TONY'S LA STUPENDA'

Lycopersicon lycopersicum
Member $4.95
Our newest introduction and Diggers exclusive is ‘Uncle Tony’s La Stupenda’. Donated to The Diggers Club by Internationally renowned Australian artist and photographer Bill Henson, this is Bill’s Uncle Tony Caruso;s tomato which was originally brought out to Australia, from Italy, in the 1970’s. A prized family heirloom, Clive Blazey originally tasted it in 2019 and after trialling it in our own gardens, we are pleased to offer this high yielding beefsteak to Diggers Members. Best suited to sauces and passatas due to its high flesh to seed ratio, the average size of the fruit is between 500-600 grams, with some fruit reaching a whopping 800 grams!
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SEEDS: S226
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