About Hybrid Tomato Seeds
Tomato is a juicy, nutritious fruit commonly eaten as a vegetable, is another wonderful gift of the Mayans to the world. This humble vegetable has seized the attention of millions of health seekers for its incredible nutritional properties. Interestingly, it has more health-benefiting compounds than that of some popular fruits like apple.
Here's what you'll need to start tomato seeds indoors:
- Tomato seeds
- Potting Soil
- A warm place with sufficient natural light
Step 1: From Seedling to Planting
There are hundreds of tomato varieties available as seed, When it comes to choose, tomato seeds online India make sure you buy the seeds from a trusted supplier and its good practice to go through the reviews and be guided by an experienced person when it can be all about buy organic tomato seeds online India and getting information about growing. Sow seeds a quarter to half an inch deep, and water gently but thoroughly. It’s important that seeds remain moist until they sprout. A seed that has become wet and begun germinating will die if it dries out.
Step 2: Choosing the pot/land and soil
Even though it's known as "potting soil", the best medium for seed starting has no soil at all. Use a Trust Basket Potting mix that's labeled for seed starting. Never use garden soil, which often drains poorly and may harbor disease organisms.
Containers suitable for growing tomatoes in pots on your patio or deck come in all shapes and sizes. A good container should be large enough for adequate soil and roots. If you’re a beginning gardener, you can succeed in growing tomatoes in pots when you select the appropriate tomato variety for your pot type. Tomatoes in pots (like other homegrown crops) need good drainage. Otherwise water will pool in the container and roots will rot, killing the plant and all its tomatoes along with it. Make sure that your container or pot has drainage holes in the bottom. Then, if you over-water the excess will seep out the bottom.
Step 3: Watering and taking care till harvest
Once they germinate, make sure that the seedlings receive a lot of intense light and keep them warm and constantly moist. When the seedlings have four leaves, transfer them to deeper pots, still using a light potting mixture. Work with care, so as not to disturb the roots or bruise the young plants. Put a layer of potting soil (about an inch) in the bottom of the new pots.
Watering the plant is very important as it’s a source of growth. So, water the plant in a proper proportion regularly. Say in summer, water twice a day else every day once in the morning and in evening, winter 4 days once. In case of rain not required. The basic idea is don’t over water or under water. Watering is completely depended on the plant as well as the climate. So make sure the plant never gets dried up and nor watering should be in such a way that water stands around the plant above the soil , well there are drainage holes to prevent excess watering in a container but in the case of land water carefully. Watering from the day of sowing till harvest is a must.
Tip: Tomato stems will root if they are on or under the earth, so each time you transfer to a bigger pot, remove the lower-lying leaves and place the uppermost leaves just above the soil line. This ensures that the tomato will have a solid, deep root system which will provide the plant with adequate support and nutrients.
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We also hold expertise in offering high yielding hybrid tomato seeds. Processed under proper hygienic conditions, our offered vegetable seeds India are free from any sort of adulteration and thus meet well with all the set standards of the food industry. These seeds have rough surface with an oily white interior. Moreover, having peppery taste, the seeds also have some kind of odor in them.
- High yield
- Uniformity in size