Banana Leggs Tomato Seeds 2375

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Banana Leggs Tomato Seeds 2375 Heirloom Variety. Expect a bountiful harvest of 10 cm (4″) long banana shaped low acid tomatoes. Bright and cheerful yellow when ripe. Thick flesh makes it suitable for making sauce, yellow ketchup and paste. They are often sliced and used fresh in salads.  Determinate growth pattern.

How to Grow

350 seed/gram Sow seeds indoors about 6-8 weeks before last spring frost date – use a peat moss based growing mix for germination and growing seedlings. The temperature of the seeding mix should be 21-24 C (70 – 75 F) for prompt germination. When the seedlings are 4 cm (1.75″) high, transplant each into individual peat pots – reducing temperature to 15–18 C (59 – 65 F) until planting in the garden late May. After hardening off, transplant into well-drained organic soil 60 cm (24″) apart for determinate varieties and 90 cm (36″) apart for indeterminate varieties. Tomatoes need warmth, direct sunlight & a steady supply of water. Keep plants well-watered Apply the water to the soil rather than showering down over the plants. Rotate the crop position in the garden every year. Wait three years to use the same patch in the garden. Dig out and discard diseased plants. Do not compost. It is also very important to keep plants evenly watered as fluctuations in available soil moisture can lead to a host of problems such as fruit cracking or splitting, irregular fruiting and increasing the chance of blossom end rot developing. Apply a mulch of straw around plants to protect them from soil borne diseases and to help conserve soil moisture.

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WEIGHT N/A
DIMENSIONS N/A
SIZE

packet, 5 g, 25 g

BLOOMING SEASON BEGINS

High Summer

DAYS TO EMERGENCE

10 to 14

DAYS TO HARVEST

75

DEGREE OF DIFFICULTY

Easy

FAMILY NAME

Solanaceae

FROST TOLERANCE

Killed by Frost

GROWTH HABIT

Requires Support

HEIGHT

Medium (50 to 70 cm)(20" to 28")

HERITAGE

Heirloom

LATIN

Solanum lycopersicum

LIFECYCLE

Tender Perennial Grown as an Annual

LIGHT

Full Sun

PROPAGATION

Start Indoors for an Earlier Crop or Sow Direct

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