Franchi Tomato 'Costoluto of Parma' Seeds

Tomato 'Costoluto of Parma' Seeds



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An old fashioned tomato variety hailing from Emilio Romagna, Costoluto di Parma has an intense flavour, ideal for sauces or rich tomato dishes. Prolific, indeterminate and vigorous, it produces a supply of ribbed, bright red beefsteak tomatoes that are rustic and tasty.


Franchi, established in 1783, is the oldest family-run seed company in the world. It specialises in endangered and heritage vegetable varieties, inspiring growers to support biodiversity by planting something slightly different from the mainstream.

  • Sow: February - May
  • Harvest: July - September
  • Needs full sun, best grown inside
  • Weight of fruit- up to 180g
Details & Care
  • Recyclable packet
  • Horticultural name: Solanum Lycopersicum L