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Tomato 'Napa Grape Hybrid'

Solanum lycopersicum

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Napa Grape Hybrid is a variety of Tomato which is a member of the Solanum family. Its botanical name is Solanum lycopersicum 'Napa Grape Hybrid'. 'Napa Grape Hybrid' is considered a hybrid cultivar.

Shiny grape-sized 1" fruit with high sugar content making for a very sweet grape tomato. Regular-leafed plant.

A type of Fruit, it mainly grows as an Annual plant - which means it typically only grows best for a single growing season. Napa Grape Hybrid is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).

United States is believed to be where Napa Grape Hybrid originates from.

Napa Grape Hybrid 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.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Napa Grape Hybrid have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Napa Grape Hybrid

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Napa Grape Hybrid likes a position of full sun and remember to water moderately. Napa Grape Hybrid is generally regarded as a tender plant, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 3 - 14 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Napa Grape Hybrid needs a loamy soil with a ph of 5.0 to 6.0 (moderately acidic soil to weakly acidic soil).

Growing Napa Grape Hybrid from seed

Start seeds indoors six weeks before last frost date.

Sow 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 2.60 feet (80.0 cm). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 12°C / 54°F.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Napa Grape Hybrid about 42 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Napa Grape Hybrid

Transplant out when around 15cm (6 inches) high.

Plant to the first set of true leaves to promote strong root growth.

Napa Grape Hybrid is tender, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Napa Grape Hybrid

This variety tends to mature and be ready for harvest in early summer.

Napa Grape Hybrid folklore & trivia

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