Tomato Bush Better Bush Seeds

Tomato Bush Better Bush Seeds

Lycopersicon lycopersicum (hybrid)

Item #0224

70 days from transplanting. Indeterminate.
This compact (3' - 4'), disease resistant hybrid is a perfect choice for tomato-loving gardeners with limited space. You won’t be disappointed by low yields, even in containers. Plants produce summer to frost. 5-ounce fruits are similar to beefsteak tomatoes with perfectly balanced tomato flavor – not too acid, not too sweet.

This packet yields approximately 24 plants when started indoors.

Days to Emerge:
5-10 days

Seed Depth:
1/8”

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 24”

Row Spacing:
3’

Thinning:
When 2” tall
thin to 1
every 24”


When to sow outside: Recommended for mild winter climates only: 1 to 2 weeks before average last frost and when soil temperatures are at least 60°F.

When to start inside: RECOMMENDED. 6 to 8 weeks before average last frost.

Harvesting: Harvest tomatoes when fully colored and firm. About 1 month before the average first fall frost, clip all blossoms and any undersized fruit off the plant. This will steer all the plant’s remaining energy into ripening what’s left. If you have a lot of green tomatoes near the end of the season, and a frost is approaching, pick them and store them indoors in a single layer away from direct sunlight to ripen.

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