Crimson Sprinter tomato CERTIFIED ORGANIC
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A delicious, medium slicer with brilliant red 5-7 oz fruits; performs in cool conditions, ripens evenly, and holds well.
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(65-75 days; semi-determinant; 25 seeds) David Podoll, a Seed Savers Exchange member, rescued Crimson Sprinter in 1980. He reintroduced it after more than 20 years of intensive selection for resistance to blossom end-rot and septoria leaf spot. Developed by Prof. T. Graham in Guelph, Ontario, it is the earliest maturing cultivar to carry the famous 'crimson gene' with high lycopene content. A delicious, 5-7 oz medium-slicer with brilliant red color and strong performance in cool conditions. Growing Notes- - Sow transplant seedlings indoors 5-6 wks before last frost; Planting depth: 1/4 inch. Avg. Days to Germ.: 7-12. Transplant outdoors with 36-48 in. spacing between plants in rows 4-6 ft. apart. Full sun. Days to Maturity (after transplant): 65-75.
|Lifecycle:||1 (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)|
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