'Italian Ice' is a Tomato variety in the Solanum genus with a scientific name of Solanum lycopersicum. 'Italian Ice' is considered a hybrid cultivar.
Ivory white, 1.5" in diameter hybrid cherry. Very sweet, sweetens even more as the tomatoes ripen from white to a slight yellow blush. Regular-leafed plant.Italian Ice grows as an Annual and is a Fruit. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Italian Ice is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).
Mexico is believed to be where Italian Ice originates from.
Italian Ice 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 Italian Ice have been kindly provided by our members.
Seed is sterile or will not come true to 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 Italian Ice 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 Italian Ice is a tender plant.
Grew like mad crazy. One plant turned into a HUGE beast and I harvested tomatoes in over abundance. I gave up trying to document on Folia. Was able to can 10 jars of yellow tomato sauce.
crochetkim about growing Tomato 'Italian Ice'
These did phenomenally well in my garden, especially since we had quite a wet summer and many other varieties rotted on the vine.
maggiemom about growing Tomato, 'Italian Ice'
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