Tomato, Principe Borghese
(Solanum lycopersicum) Perennial in the Nightshade Family, native to Central America, grown as an annual outside the Tropics. Indeterminate vines 4-6′ long, longer in hot areas. Name translates as [–translation–]. Well-known heirloom dating back over 200 years; Thomas Jefferson grew it at Monticello. Roma-type fruit are excellent for sun-dried tomatoes.
Planting suggestions: Average garden soil, with appropriate tomato amendments. Full Sun. Start indoors 4-6 weeks before the Final Frost. Follow standard procedure for potting up, hardening off, etc. Set out with 24-36” spacing. Harvest when fruit easily falls from the vine.
Contains 100 seeds.