Hundreds and thousands is a popular variety of Tomato, which belongs to the Solanum genus (Solanum lycopersicum 'Hundreds and thousands'). 'Hundreds and thousands' is considered a heirloom cultivar.
Cascading tomato plant, perfect for hanging basket culture. Produces an abundance of tiny cherry type tomatoes, reportedly you can get up to the thousands in one season.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. Hundreds and thousands is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).
Mexico is believed to be where Hundreds and thousands originates from.
Hundreds and thousands 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 Hundreds and thousands 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 Hundreds and thousands is a tender plant.
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