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In the repotting video they show to cut the bottom of the biodegradable pot won’t this harm the roots of the plant?

By Shantel Ponnan | Asked 15 months ago

It depends on how established the roots have become in your seedling pot. If you can see loads of roots sprouting throug...

Hi, what variety is the Cherry tomato from 2017 promotion? Thanks in advance for your feedback, Jess

By Alexandra Bracci | Asked 19 months ago

The tomato variety is 'Russian Red'. You can find more about these tomatoes here: www.littlegarden.co.nz/seeds/tomato

What is the variety of tomato? They are robust (& happy) plants.

By Heather Pascoe | Asked 20 months ago

Our Little Garden tomato this year is Solanum lycopersicum, a favourite crop of home gardeners. Sweet, sun-ripened ‘Russ...

Could you please advise what the type of tomato is eg beefsteak or sweet100?

By Dave MacLachlan | Asked 22 months ago

This year we have the ‘Russian Red’ (Solanum lycopersicum) tomato seedling which produces fruit in the classical ‘Beefst...

How many tomato seedlings can I plant in one bag of potting mix?

By Louise Cuttance | Asked 22 months ago

If you are planning on growing your tomatoes in a bag of potting mix, you should ideally just have one plant per bag to ...

I would like to know the variety of the tomato.

By Rodney Russell | Asked 22 months ago

This year we have the ‘Russian Red’ (Solanum lycopersicum) tomato seedling which produces fruit in the classical ‘Beefst...

Can you tell me what variety the little garden tomatoes are?

By Mo Sewell | Asked 22 months ago

This year we have the ‘Russian Red’ (Solanum lycopersicum) tomato seedling which produces fruit in the classical ‘Beefst...

How to grow if to big for pot?

By iqra ali | Asked 23 months ago

Check out our planting guide here and find out more about how to grow each type of seedling here.

How big do the seedlings need to be before I plant them out?

By Jackie Browning | Asked 23 months ago

Check out our planting guide here and find out more about how to grow each type of seedling here. Most of the seeds shou...