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Minibel Tomato (25 seeds) (TM248) $2.50
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Minibel Tomato

         
 
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65 days. Determinate. Bite-sized fruits are sweet and flavorsome. Tiny ornamental plants reach only to about a foot in height and require no support. Covered in tasty little tomatoes. Excellent choice for containers, pots or hanging baskets; pretty enough for the patio or deck. So cute!

 
Minibel Tomato
Overall Rating:
         
4.0
 
 
Number of Reviews: 12
Easy to Grow 4.0
EarlyMaturity 3.0

66.7% would recommend this item to a friend.

 
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Nickname:
RossBossCC
Location:
Corpus Christi, TX, United States
Date:
June 23, 2015
          2.0
 
Not worth the wait.
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 3.0
 

What are the pros? Short, no support needed.

What are the cons? Taste

Review:

Planted 8; four in pots, four in raised bed. Both sets amended with rabbit manure with good drainage. Both tomato sets grew and matured proportionately. No difference from the pots and raised beds. First fruit had size just smaller than a cherry tomato and the rest were significantly smaller in size. Taste of the fruit was not sweet or acid. SOUR! Nurtured and waited for a tomato that tasted so different than any tomato I have ever grown. I will not grow again; (OK maybe 2 pot plants to see if anything changes during the fall harvest just to be fair.)

Would you recommend this product to a friend? No

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1 out of 2 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Kathy
Location:
Roscommon, MI
Date:
January 18, 2015
          2.0
 
High producer not best taste
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 5.0
 

What are the pros? Rapid growth, high fruit set

What are the cons? Taste

Review:

Quick growth,compact size, high producer of even shaped and sized, tomatoes, not the best taste.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? No

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4 out of 4 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Nyc Planter
Location:
Brooklyn, NY
Date:
January 9, 2015
          5.0
 
Super Easy Squeeze them in
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 0.0
 

What are the pros? Easy, Productive, Balanced

What are the cons? None

Review:

After the flood from the storm a couple of years back, we had to move and no longer had the family garden. I had to resort more than ever to space saving varieties in an effort to grow as much as possible. This one would have probably intrigued me anyway, seeing as how unique and space saving it was(good even with the still-quite-limited space of a city garden), but it seemed essential to try now. I grew two of these, in addition to growing the italian Winter Grape, and both were spectacular. The plants were as small as advertised, and absolutely constantly smothered in fruit. I think there was only one period in time, on one of the Minibel plants, where we weren't picking every single day. The flavor was good, and almost as important, consistent through the changes in summer heat and the coming of early fall. When it hit the upper 40's at night, they finally started to thicken up and get very fleshy. Up until then, they were very juicy. We just used them in cooking after that : )

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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2 out of 3 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Tammy
Location:
New London, WI
Date:
January 3, 2015
          2.0
 
Prolific beautiful but blah
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 4.0
 

What are the pros? Easy to grow in pot

What are the cons? Tastes like soap

Review:

I was so excited at the possibility of having a determinate cherry tomato in a pot. It grew perfectly, was unaffected by disease, had dozens and dozens of perfectly formed tomatoes. Unfortunately, the flavor is bland and almost offensive - though they were perfectly red and ripe, they tasted like a green unripe tomato. Yuck. Too bad, I really was hoping it would be a new favorite to grow in pots. Sadly, I have only found hybrids worth the time to grow as patio tomatoes.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? No

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1 out of 1 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Andi
Location:
Trenton, NE
Date:
September 6, 2014
          3.0
 
Taste was okay
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 4.0
 

What are the pros? Size, ease of growth

What are the cons? taste

Review:

I enjoyed the size and ease of growing. I also liked how prolific it is. However, the taste did not impress me. It tasted like an average grocery store cherry tomato

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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