Early girl is a popular variety of Tomato, which belongs to the Solanum genus (Solanum lycopersicum 'Early girl'). 'Early girl' is considered a patented hybrid cultivar. Blooms appear in these approximate colours: Yellow. The blooms display an average of 5 petals. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours: Red. Leaves appear approximately as a Grade 1 Paint Green colour.
Can yield a decent (but not heavy) crop of 4-8oz red globular fruit. Poor yielding, when compared to early heirlooms. Regular leaf. Not really such a good choice for those in short growing seasons, as numerous early heirlooms do better and taste better too.An annual, so it will last but a year in its native climate. Early girl is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).
Mexico is believed to be where Early girl originates from.
Early girl 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 Early girl have been kindly provided by our members.
Start seeds indoors six weeks before last frost date. Seeds saved from this hybrid variety are not likely to grow true to the parent plant.Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 2.60 feet (80.0 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 Early girl about 56 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 Early girl is a tender plant.
By our calculations, you should look at planting out Early girl about 0 days after your last frost date.
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JGarfield about growing Tomato: 'Early Girl' [Heirloom] '2012'
First SIPease bucket tomato. I planted way to late (June). No cracks! The buckets work really well. http://bit.ly/kC3Nnc
N20863 about growing Tomato 'Early Girl'
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