Tomato Matina is a traditional variety from Germany, it is vigorous, early and with abundant production and similar leaves to potato. Its fruits are dark red, with firm skin but tender and juicy inside. Its flavour stands out, with a fair balance between sweetness and acidity. It will produce a lot of tomatoes as a golf ball for a long period. The seeds of this variety we offer are Organic.
Tomato Matina is a traditional variety from Germany, it is very vigorous, early and with abundant production. Its leaves are similar to the potato leaves. Its fruits are dark red, with firm skin but tender and juicy inside. Its flavour stands out, with a fair balance between sweetness and acidity, which normally is found in late season tomatoes. It will produce a lot of medium-sized tomatoes as a golf ball for a long period. The seeds of this variety we offer are Organic.
It is best to sow before, in nurseries, to keep them protected. It has to plant from February to April. You must to plant 2 or 3 seeds in each seedbed, to 3 mm deep and slightly covered with soil. The seedbed should be 15 or 20 ° C and should keep constantly moist. When the plants reach 10 cm must be transplanted into larger pots and on May (or three weeks after the last frost) we can plant them in the garden, with a space of 45 cm between plants. We can also leave them in large pots, but always in a sunny place. We must water a lot especially when it start to grow fruits, this variety will need support because it produces much fruit that can become very heavy.
Begin to reap at 4 or 5 months after planting. As soon as the fruits are ripe we pick and stimulate the production.
We can plant together with aromatic plants, as some enhance its flavor and other repel some pests, also we can plant near: garlic, celery, onions, beets, asparagus, spinach, lettuce, leek, radish and carrots. In addition, carnation of India, eliminate the worms that may be on the ground near the tomatoes. We mustn't plant with fennel, cabbage, cauliflower, potato, cucumber and beet.
The tomato has many properties and health benefits. Improves eyesight, intestinal health, reduce hypertension, diabetes and improvements are obtained in skin problems and urinary infections. It is great source of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals, and protects against cardiovascular disease by lowering cholesterol and protect the heart. Counteracts the effect of tobacco.Help in maintaining healthy teeth, bones, hair and skin. It is essential in removing toxins from the body. In addition, it also highlights its healing and anti-inflammatory power externally applying on the skin.