The San Marzano 2 tomato is a plant of the Solanaceae family, originally from Peru. Medium-small fruit (about 80 grams), elongated, almost cylindrical, of a dark green color that turns to intense red when ripe. Number of lodges 2. Medium-late vegetative cycle; period from rising to long flowering, from flowering to long ripening.
It needs a warm temperate climate with sunny exposure; fears the cold. The optimal temperature for growth is between 20 ° C and 22 ° C, with a minimum of 12 ° C. The ideal soil has a pH of 6 / 6.5; although of great adaptability, it prefers the medium-textured one, which tends to be loose, fresh and fertile
- Protected sowing: February / March
- Sowing outdoors: from April to June with a minimum temperature of 16 ° C
- Harvest: from June to November