Heirloom Vegetable and Herb Seeds for the Backyard Gardener

Tomato - Siberian


Tomato – Siberian

Solanum lycopersicum

A delicious, medium sized tomato which does exceptionally well in cold climates. It is early maturing and sets fruit even when temperatures are low. A great tomato to start in late winter or early spring!

Sow 6mm deep; Plant spacing at 40-60cm apart; Germination period between 6-12 days; Soil temperatures between 16˚C and 35˚C; Harvest time approx. 8-17 weeks.

Siberian tomato are of the determinate type.  This means they are a bush tomato, but will still sprawl across the garden if not supported. They require full sun, well-drained, fertile soil high in organic matter. Tomatoes perform best with consistent watering. Siberian tomatoes are frost sensitive.

Seed quantity - 20