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Tomato 'N-65'

Solanum lycopersicum

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N-65 is a popular variety of Tomato, which belongs to the Solanum genus (Solanum lycopersicum 'N-65'). 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. N-65 is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).

Mexico is believed to be where N-65 originates from.

N-65 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.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about N-65 have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow N-65

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that N-65 is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with N-65 are Zone 3 and Zone 14. Ensure your soil is loamy and has a ph of between 5.5 and 7.5 as Tomato is a weakly acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil loving plant.

Growing N-65 from seed

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 0.39 inches (1.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 12°C / 54°F to ensure good germination.

Transplanting N-65

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 N-65 is a tender plant.

Harvesting N-65

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