'Shokoladnyi' is a Tomato variety in the Solanum genus with a scientific name of Solanum lycopersicum. 'Shokoladnyi' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Brown and Rifle green.
Excellent production on a compact plant, produces 4-8 oz black/brown fruit. Excellent flavour, has some green shouldering. Regular leaf. Indeterminate. 75 days.This variety is an Fruit that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Shokoladnyi is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).
Mexico is believed to be where Shokoladnyi originates from.
Shokoladnyi Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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Start seeds indoors six weeks before last frost date.Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 0.78 inches (2.0 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 Shokoladnyi about 42 days before your last frost date.
Plant to the first set of true leaves to promote strong root growth.Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Shokoladnyi is a tender plant.
The name means “Chocolate” in Russian, referring to the colour of the fruit’s skin.
Russian commercial variety, introduced to North America by Andrey Baranovski of Minsk, Belarus.
Wokoladnyj, Russian Chocolate, Chocolate Russian
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