Heirloom! An extra-early yielder of 4oz fruits, named after its homeland, Nova Scotia. Scotia tomato is deep red with yellow shoulders and an excellent, balanced flavor. Compact, cool-hardy, 3′ plants benefit from a bit of trellising support. A reliable variety, even during bad tomato years. Determinate.
Days to Maturity: 60
Start indoors mid-March through early May.
Optimal soil temperature for germination is 75-85°.
Seed depth: 1/8”. Plant spacing: deter. 12-18”, indeter. 24-36”.
Harden off before planting in ground.
Plant in full sun after danger of frost has passed.