25 Seeds per pack
(Lycopersicon lycopersicum) 85 – 90 days Druzba Heirloom Open Pollinated Tomato are husky plants that bear heavy sets of 12 oz fruit that measure up to 4″ across. These large fruit mature to a bright red with pink shoulders, high acid content makes this one a good keeper. Druzba is Indeterminate.
Planting Instructions for Druzba Tomato Seeds
Start Druzba Tomato seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost date. Plant the Tomato seeds ¼” deep in sterile seed starting mix. Germination occurs in 6-14 days in soil 70-90°F. Once true leaves develop, separate Heirloom / Open Pollinated Tomato plants into 3-4″ pots, placing in full light & cooler temps (60-70°F). Set out hardened off Druzba Tomato transplants, in full sun, once soil has warmed, 18-30″ apart, in rows 3-4′ apart. Plant tall, spindly Tomato seedlings deeper, the stems will sprout roots and support and strengthen the plant. To help prevent blossom end rot, put 1 Tbs of lime, ground oyster shells, or crushed eggshells at the bottom of your planting hole. The calcium will help build strong cell walls once your heirloom tomatoes plants start producing fruit. For strong tomato plants, add 1 Tbs of aged compost and 1 Tbs of bone meal to the bottom of the hole as well.