With the onset of the summer season, many gardeners are puzzled as to which tomatoes to plant for this season.
There is a wonderful view that will quickly bring results, this is a variety of early maturity, it will please in 80-90 days. "The King of the Early" - what you need!
Read in our article a complete description of the variety, get acquainted with its characteristics, as well as learn all about the cultivation and care, the fight against diseases and pests.
Tomato King early: variety description
This variety is the fruit of the works of domestic scientists. Registration took place in 2005. Despite the fact that the variety is still young, he managed to earn popularity both among experienced gardeners and beginners.
"The King of the Early" is a separate grade. The plant is medium strata, semi-determinant. Equally suitable for growing in greenhouses and in open field.
As the name implies, it is an early-ripening variety; it gives the first fruits 80-90 days after planting. With insufficient care, this hybrid is prone to many diseases characteristic of tomatoes.
When grown in greenhouses suitable for central and northern regions of Russia, except in areas of the far north. Astrakhan region, Kursk, and Krasnodar region are well suited for open ground.
"The King of the Early" has a very good yield. On one square. 3–4 shrubs are planted in the meter, 4-5 kg of remarkable fruits can be removed from each, thus, we get 12–15 kg from 1 square meter. meter, which is a very good result.
Among the main advantages include:
- high yield,
- good taste,
- disease resistance
- universality of use
- early ripening.
Among the shortcomings it can be noted that the plant requires enhanced disease prevention.
Yield varieties can be compared with other varieties in the table:
Description of the variety King early, reviews, photos
Medium early (105-110 days period from germination to maturity), semi-determinant, productive variety of tomato for open ground, film shelters, greenhouses of any type.
The bush is sprawling, up to 0.8 meters high, a leaf of usual type. Required garter to support and pasynkovanie. The best results were obtained when the plant was formed in 2 and 3 stalks. If grown in 1 stem, the harvest will turn out early.
The variety of tomatoes King Early is not included in the State Register of Breeding Achievements of the Russian Federation.
author photo Lyudmila Kovaleva
Tomatoes are flat-rounded, large, smooth, red at the stage of maturity, weighing 150-200 grams (on the lower brushes up to 400 g), have a good tomato taste. These tomatoes are suitable for fresh salads, making juices, sauces.
The variety is poorly resistant to diseases of tomatoes. Valued for the combination of short stature with large-fruited.
Yield: 6-7 kg with 1 sq / m (subject to agricultural engineering).
Features of cultivation, planting and care
Sowing seeds for seedlings spend 60-65 days before the proposed planting in the ground. Picked up seedlings - at the stage of 2 true leaves. When transplanting seedlings to a permanent place on 1 square. m recommended to place up to 6 plants.
Further care of tomatoes consists of timely watering, removal of weeds, fertilizing with complex mineral fertilizer, pasynkovaniya and preventive measures to protect the crop from diseases and pests.
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