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Tomatillo - Toma Verde

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 341
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $1.99

Pkt (≈ 50 seeds)

Early maturing, large, flat-round green fruits. Use in salsa and Mexican cooking.

  • Seed Depth: 1/8" (3mm)
  • Seed Spacing: 2" (5cm)
  • Row Spacing: 2' (61cm)
  • Days to Sprout: 14-18
  • Plant Spacing: 10-12" (25-30cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 60

Plant: Sow seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost, keeping soil temperature in the mid 70's. Grow in full sun. Shift hardened transplants to garden shortly after last frost, and when the weather is warm.

Care: Plants sprawl out over the ground if not staked. Water deeply when dry.

Harvest: Pick when fruit is fully grown, after the husks turn dry and brown. Green fruits are tart; fully ripe yellow fruits are sweet.

Your Health: Good source of calcium, phosphorus, iron and Vitamins.