Belonging to the Solanum genus (Solanum lycopersicum 'Jetstar'), Jetstar is a variety of Tomato. 'Jetstar' is considered a hybrid cultivar.
F1 hybrid, medium-sized red globular fruit, resistant to cracking and blossom end rot. Described as having a very mild flavour. Regular leaf.Jetstar grows as an Annual and is a Fruit. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Jetstar is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).
United States is believed to be where Jetstar originates from.
Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Jetstar Tomato is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.
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How to grow Tomato 'Jetstar'
Growing Jetstar from seed
Seed is sterile, or will not come true to plant.Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 2.60 feet (80.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.78 inches (2.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 12°C / 54°F to ensure good germination.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Jetstar about 42 days before your last frost date.
Plant to the first set of true leaves to promote strong root growth.As Jetstar is tender, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.
Tomato 'Jetstar' information
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United States origin hybrid.
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