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Tomatillo Purplekeepers
Tomatillo Purplekeepers

Tomatillo Purplekeepers

Full Sun
 70 Days
Approx. 75 Seeds
Up to 3-4' tall


Tomatillos are similar in taste and culinary uses as tomatoes. Enjoy them fresh, cooked, or in a salsa to accentuate their citrus tones. Plants have a trailing habit and should be planted in pairs to ensure pollination.


Companions: Basil, Carrots, Peas


Growing Instructions:

Germinates best between 21-24°C in moist soil.

Plant Spacing : 18-24" apart. Row Spacing: 36-48" apart.

Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Sow ¼ inch deep. At first true leaf, pot-up to 4 inch pots. Grow at a constant 16–21°C. Harden off before transplanting. Water seedlings with a high-phosphate solution at planting to boost early yields. Prune and trellis for ideal plant health and maximum production.