Cesare's Canestrino di Lucca Tomato

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Cesare's Canestrino di Lucca Tomato Seeds

Uniquely shaped sauce tomato

Solanum lycopersicum
A rare Italian heirloom sauce tomato.
A rare & prized heirloom sauce tomato brought to the US by Chef Cesare Casella from his hometown of Lucca, Italy. A very dry sauce tomato with a deep, rich red color, and unique flavor.
Product ID# TO0581 , Grown in the Northeast

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$3.75
Quick Facts
Days to Germination 5 to 10 days
Days to Maturity 90 days
Planting Depth 1/2 inch
Spacing in Row 24 inches
Spacing Between Rows 36 inches
Height at Maturity 72 inches
Width at Maturity 24 inches
Detailed Product Info

A rare heirloom sauce tomato brought to the US by Chef Cesare Casella from his hometown of Lucca, Italy. A very unique flavor profile with a discernible funk, Cesare's Canestrino di Lucca is a very dry sauce tomato with a deep, rich red color. This is the first time seed for this variety is being offered for sale to the public through our seed grower partner Zach Pickens of Farm Tournant.