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Indeterminate. Avg. Packet: 40 seeds.

Tomatoes (Cherry)

  • SCIENTIFIC NAME:Solanum lycopersicum

    DETERMINATE (Bush):Varieties do not need pruning and may be grown with or without support; fruit ripens within a concentrated time period.

    INDETERMINATE (Climbing):Varieties should be staked, trellised, or caged, and pruned for best results; fruit ripens over an extended period.


    SEEDING: Sow 1/4" deep in flats, using a soilless mix (not potting soil). Water only enough to keep the mix from drying. When first true leaves develop, transplant into plug trays or 3-4" pots to produce large, stocky 7-8 week transplants. Fertilize with fish emulsion or a soluble, complete fertilizer.


    TRANSPLANTING: Transplant into medium-rich garden or field soil 12-24" apart for determinate varieties, 24-36" apart for indeterminate, unstaked varieties, and 14-20" for staking. Plant 3-8" inches deep, covering the root ball well and up to the cotyledons (first leaves).

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