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    Ostrya's Tomato 'unknown cross' x 1 Dying

Plant: Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) |

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Seeds from a swap. Labeled Black Krim, but is an unknown cross instead. I’m reclassifying this planting’s variety to just tomato, and am dropping the Black Krim moniker. This will avoid any confusion when people are using these logs to document Black Krim tomatoes.

This may be a cross from a Pineapple tomato. This plant produces large (nearly 1 lb) yellow tomatoes with a slight reddish streaking on the blossom end. The flavor is mild, but a good, tomatoey flavor. The fruits are pretty solid, meaty in consistency with few seeds. The plant is large, (about 5-6 ft) with numerous very large fruits on it.

I’ll save some seeds from it, but not sure it will grow back true to type. It is planted between and Amazon Chocolate and an Indigo Rose. .. no blossoms bagged, so seeds are of unknown status.

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Ostrya's Tomato 'unknown cross' Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 2.60 feet (80.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Tomato normally tends to reach to a mature height of 1.20 metres [imperial: 3.90 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Tomato likes a position of full sun light, which is a perfect fit for your garden.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5b) is within the ideal range for Tomato. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 14.

Tomato requires a soil ph of 5.0 - 6.0 meaning it does best in acidic soil.

More information about Tomato 'unknown cross' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Tomato 'unknown cross' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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94.6 oz : 10.0 item

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