Jaltomata Procumbens / Jaltomate




Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Yaltomata
Species: Procumbens

A rare species that originates from South America, it is a real rarity although it is easy to preserve – like tomatoes. The plant itself grows up to 80cm, giving birth in abundance. It is consumed fresh and immature. Used fresh or processed, the fruit itself grows about 1-1.5 cm in diameter. Completely black and shiny. Great taste.

Reproduction: By seed

Pre-treatment: No.

Sowing: From spring from February to the end of April. If grown in a greenhouse throughout the year (if grown in a greenhouse, artificial pollination is necessary). Seeds are sown in warm beds or in containers in compost. Sowing compost is a mixture of peat substrate, sand, and burnt manure. Seeds are covered with 1.5-2 cm. compost. Warm funnels or containers are covered with foil until the seeds start to germinate and are then removed. It is plucked after 20 days of germination.

Germination: Temperature above 15 C, depending on the species, germinates in 4-20 days

Location: Requires light and moderate humidity.

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