Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

Disease Resistance:

TOMV

Tomato Mosaic Virus

TSWV

Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus

F3

Fusarium Wilt (Races 0,1, & 2)

FOR

Fusarium Crown and Root Rot

LM

Resistant to Leaf Molds A-E

N

Nematodes

TSWV

Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus

V

Verticillium Wilt

Symbols Explained

Greenhouse Performer

Greenhouse Performer

This symbol is assigned to only those varieties that we have found, based on our trials, to be the best performers in a climate-controlled greenhouse environment. These varieties have been selected based on proven vigor and disease resistance to sustain healthy growth through a longer season, high yields to justify the investment in the structure, and excellent flavor and appearance.

Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies

Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies

For seeds, OG means "organically grown" and signifies seeds harvested from plants grown organically, without synthetic fertilizers or pesticides and according to National Organic Program standards.
For supplies, OG signifies products that are approved for use in growing certified organic crops; supplies are listed by OMRI (Organic Materials Review Institute) when noted in the product description.

Video

Video

Estamino (F1) (OG)
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Estamino (F1) (OG)

3088G

Product ID: 3088G

Organic, generative rootstock.

Estamino is a strong, generative rootstock that puts a high proportion of energy into fruit. Easier to balance than Maxifort and Colosus. Especially useful for tomatoes in cultivation for six months or less, in unheated hoophouses, or with small-fruited (less than 100 gm) varieties. Good disease package for soil. For use as rootstock only. Seed has been organically primed to improve germination. Organically grown. Avg. 20,000 seeds/oz.

Product Price Qty
3088G50 Seeds  $28.35 
3088G250 Seeds  $96.10 
3088G500 Seeds  $179.15 
3088G1,000 Seeds  $339.85 
3088G5,000 Seeds  $1,510.00 
Backordered until 12/19/14

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   N/A

 

Product Symbols:

Greenhouse Performer   Organic Seeds, Plants, & Supplies   Video  

Disease Resistance Codes:

TOMV   TSWV   F3   FOR   LM   N   TSWV   V  

Shipping Information & Notes

Growing Information

Tomatoes



CULTURE: Sow seeds in desired medium 6-8 weeks prior to transplanting. Maintain a constant 80-90°F (27-32°C) soil temperature. When first true leaves just show, transplant the seedlings into cell-type containers or blocks. 2" or larger containers will produce larger, stronger root systems; 4" blocks are the standard. Grow plants at a constant 66-68°F (19-20°C) day and night temperature. After cotyledon leaves have expanded, fertilize with a complete nutrient solution (EC 1.0, pH 5.8) or equivalent as needed to keep plants dark green and healthy; increase EC as plants grow. When transplanting into the greenhouse, maintain 73-77°F (23-25°C) day and night temperature for a few days after transplanting to promote rapid vegetative growth and root establishment. Once fruit begins to set, lower night temperature to 62-66°F (17-19°C) and keep a daytime temperature of 68-72°F (20-22°C).
TRELLISING: It is recommended to prune the plants to 1-2 stems and trellis up a string.
HARVEST: Fully vine-ripen fruit only for local retailing or use. Pick fruit less ripe the further the distance and the longer the time between harvest and the customer.
DISEASES AND PESTS: Use crop rotation or new media to reduce soil-borne disease problems. Regularly schedule releases of beneficial insects to control pests.
DAYS TO MATURITY: From transplanting.
Transplants: Avg. 950 plants/1,000 seeds.
SEED SPECS: Seeds/oz.: (varies): 6,875-15,625 (avg. 8,750).
PACKET: 15 seeds, unless otherwise noted.


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