|Scientific Name :||Lycopersicon esculentum Mill.|
|Plant type :||Determinate|
|Fruit shape :||Flat Round|
|Fruit colour :||Red with green shoulder|
|Avg.Fruit Weight :||80-100 g|
|First harvest after transplanting :||60-65 days|
|Seed rate :||100 g per acre.|
|Spacing :||75 x 60 or 60 x 60 cm|
|USPs :||- Early maturity with wide adaptability with Heat tolerance
- Highly tolerance to ToLCV
|Packing size :||10 g.|
The tomato is the edible, often red, berry of the nightshade Solanum lycopersicum, commonly known as a tomato plant.
Climate for tomato cultivation
Tomatoes need 3 to 4 months of warm, clear, fairly dry weather to produce best.
Soil for tomato
Loam and sandy loam soils are best for tomato production, but these plants will grow in almost all soil types except heavy clay. pH range is 7-8.
Time of sowing tomatoes
Dec – Jan for Summer crop
Aug – Sep for Rabi crop
May – Jun for Kharif Crop