Heirloom from Manduria, southern Italy, where it is often grown in dry culture.
(Dry culture is a cultivation system where plants get as little water as possible.
Red oblong / oval paste tomatoes with a point at the blossom end.
Average fruit weight of 40 gr.
Very juicy flesh with a good spicy taste of red tomatoes.
Determinate plants with regular foliage, about 80 cm height.
An abundance of fruits in the second half of the season.
Strong and easy plants to grow.
For those who put a few roma type plants every year, this is a tastier alternative.