Sekai Ichi is a variety of Tomato which is a member of the Solanum family. Its botanical name is Solanum lycopersicum 'Sekai Ichi'. 'Sekai Ichi' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar. Blooms normally display as a colour very similar to Painter yellow. Its fruits normally ripen as a colour very similar to Cerise red. Leaves usually appear in Ao green colour.
Plant produces oblate, beefstake-type pink/red fruit with good flavour. Regular leaf.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. Sekai Ichi has a erect-like growing habit.
Japan is believed to be where Sekai Ichi originates from.
Sekai Ichi Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and 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.
Plant to first leaves to promote strong roots.Sekai Ichi is tender, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.
The name literally translates from Japanese to English as “World One” (meaning “world’s best”).
Collected by the USDA in 1970 from Fujita Seed Co, located in Japan. 1
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