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TOMATO, Tomatillo Verde - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom

TOMATO, Tomatillo Verde

Heirloom Tomato Seeds

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Approximate seed count per packet ( 0.4g = 91 seeds )

'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato: Tangy Flavor for Authentic Mexican Cuisine

Explore the tangy flavor and culinary versatility of the 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato. Also known as the Mexican husk tomato, this distinctive fruit is a staple ingredient in traditional Mexican cuisine, prized for its tartness and vibrant green color. Whether used to make salsa verde, enchilada sauce, or as a flavorful addition to soups and stews, 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato adds authentic Mexican flair to any dish.

Key Features:

  • Tangy Flavor: 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato boasts a unique tartness that adds zesty flavor to a variety of dishes. Its distinctive taste is essential for creating authentic Mexican salsas, sauces, and marinades.
  • Vibrant Green Color: Enjoy the striking visual appeal of 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato with its bright green color and papery husk. Whether used fresh or cooked, its vibrant hue adds visual interest to culinary creations.
  • Traditional Mexican Ingredient: 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato is a key ingredient in many Mexican dishes, including salsa verde, enchiladas, and pozole. Its tart flavor and juicy texture enhance the taste of traditional recipes, providing a burst of flavor in every bite.
  • Culinary Versatility: From sauces and salsas to soups and stews, 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato can be used in a wide range of culinary applications. Experiment with different recipes to discover new ways to incorporate this flavorful ingredient into your cooking.
  • Easy to Grow: 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato is relatively easy to grow, making it suitable for home gardeners who want to experience the authentic flavors of Mexican cuisine. With proper care and attention, you can enjoy a bountiful harvest of tangy tomatillos throughout the growing season.
  • Compact Growth Habit: Compact and bushy, 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato plants are well-suited for container gardening or small garden spaces. Their vigorous growth and abundant fruit production make them an excellent choice for gardeners with limited space.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate the tangy flavor and vibrant color of 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato by providing optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil with good organic content. Amend the soil with compost or aged manure to improve soil structure and provide essential nutrients for healthy plant growth.
  • Sunlight: Full sun. Plant 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato in a location that receives at least 6 to 8 hours of direct sunlight daily for optimal growth and fruit production.
  • Watering: Consistent moisture. Keep the soil evenly moist throughout the growing season, particularly during flowering and fruit set. Avoid overwatering, as 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato prefers slightly drier conditions.
  • Support: Provide support for 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato plants to keep them upright and prevent sprawling. Use stakes or cages to support the plants and protect the fruit from touching the ground.

Experience the authentic flavors of Mexican cuisine with 'Tomatillo Verde' Tomato. Whether you're making salsa verde, enchilada sauce, or adding a tangy twist to your favorite dishes, this versatile ingredient is sure to impress with its vibrant flavor and culinary appeal.

Tomatillo Verde Tomato Planting Information

Days to Germination: 8
Days to Maturity: 95
Planting Depth: 1/4"
Plant Spacing: 3-4'
Row Spacing: 3-4'
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
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