Week 20 – May 19, 2019

Plant Information

Chocolate Sprinkles Tomato

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Cherry, Small-Fruited

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 18 - 36" (46 - 91cm)

Height: 60 - 84" (152 - 213cm)

Width: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Great-tasting, crack-resistant fruit have an attractive striped pattern.
Ideal in salads or eaten straight off the plant.

Grower Information:

  • First in this type with a disease-resistance package.
  • Unique dark red with green stripe exterior and purple flesh colour.
  • Produces more fruit with better flavour than similar O.P. varieties.
  • Best in-ground.

Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 4 to 8 weeks

Days to maturity from transplant: 50-55
Fruit characteristics: Elongated, medium, dark red with green stripes, 1 x 1.5 in./3 x 4 cm
Growth: Indeterminate
Disease resistance: High Resistance: Fusarium Race 1, Nematodes, Tomato Mosaic Virus