Tomato Maskotka is a determinate variety of shrub type, ideal for pots and hanging baskets, but it is also perfect to grow in the garden. It produces an abundant harvest of cherry tomatoes between 25 and 35 grams. These red tomatoes have a delicious sweet flavour and are tasty. They have very good resistance to cracking. The seeds of this variety we offer are 100% Naturals.
Tomato Maskotka is a determinate variety of shrub type, ideal for pots and hanging baskets, for its beautiful cascading growth, but it is also perfect to grow in the garden. It isn't a very large plant, approximately 30 cm tall, but very strong. It produces an abundant harvest of cherry tomatoes between 25 and 35 grams. These red tomatoes have a delicious sweet flavour and are tasty. They have very good resistance to cracking. The seeds of this variety we offer are 100% Naturals.
Is Better planting tomatoes before, in seedbeds, to keep them protected. Planting is from February to April. We have to sow one or two seeds in each seedbed, to 3 mm deep and cover slightly with soil. The seedbed should be 15 or 20 o C. and is kept constantly moist. When the plants reach 10 cm must be transplanted into larger pots and in 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 enough pots, but always in a place in full sun. We must water it a lot especially when the fruits begin to grow.
As soon as the fruits are ripe we harvest so that stimulate the production of more tomatoes. We collect all the fruits before the frost start again, if the tomatoes weren't ripe can leave them on the sunny window sill, to complete their ripening.
The tomato is the most consumed worldwide vegetable and essential in Mediterranean cuisine. You can make many recipes with it: creams and cold sauces type gazpacho, juices, soups, cocktails, jams and sauces whit pastas, pizzas, meats and stews. Raw, alone or with salt, aromatics, pepper, etc. All varieties have a slightly sharp flavour, which is used to highlight other flavours. This acidity favours preservation.
It 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. Helps in maintaining healthy teeth, bones, hair and skin. It is a 94% water so the caloric intake is minimal and is essential in removing toxins from the body. In addition, it also highlights its healing and anti-inflammatory power externally applying on the skin.
We can plant together with Aromatic plants because some enhance its flavour and other repel some pests, with garlic, celery, onion, spinach, asparagus, spinach, lettuce, leeks, radishes, and carrots too. In addition, Carnation of India, eliminate the worms that may be on the ground near the tomatoes. We musn't plant near the fennel, cabbage, cauliflower, potatoes, cucumbers and beets.