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Sub-Arctic Plenty or World's Earliest Tomato (25 seeds) (TM130) $2.50

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Sub-Arctic Plenty or World's Earliest Tomato

         
 
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50 days. Determinate. One of the very earliest tomatoes, the compact plants produce lots of 2-oz red fruit. One of the best for cool conditions and will set fruit in lower temperatures than most. It has even been grown in the Southern Yukon. Developed by Dr. Harris, Beaverlodge Research Station, Alberta, Canada.
 
Sub-Arctic Plenty or World's Earliest Tomato
Overall Rating:
         
3.5
 
 
Number of Reviews: 17
Easy to Grow 4.5
EarlyMaturity 3.0

70.6% would recommend this item to a friend.

 
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1 out of 1 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Connecticut Yankee
Location:
Wethersfield, CT, United States
Date:
September 7, 2019
          2.0
 
Disappointing All Around
Easy to Grow 4.0
EarlyMaturity 1.0
 

What are the pros? Better than store-bought

What are the cons? Not early

Review:

I started these from seed and planted them on the same schedule as several other tomato varieties, and these were no earlier to mature. The fruit are firm with nice red flesh but are pretty bland tasting. I will concede they do keep very well after picking.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? No

Was this review helpful? Yes  No

9 out of 10 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Harvestland
Location:
Big Timber, MT, United States
Date:
May 8, 2019
          3.0
 
Was Okay Most did not Ripen
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 2.5
 

What are the pros? Was easy to grow.

What are the cons? To many greens at season end.

Review:

I tried this in Big Timber Montana, above the 45th parallel. Planted 3 plants from 5 starts. From seed to first "green" tomato was around 50 days. In no way, where I am, would you go from seed to red ripe tomatoes in 50 days. Plants grew strong and hearty, had plenty of fruit. These were seeded on May 14, by June 24 most plants were 10 inches tall no fruit or flowers at 42 days. By July 20 plants were 18 to 24 inches tall, thick stems, green foliage, had several flowers and some small green tomatoes so at 68 days from seeding I had small 1.5 inch green tomatoes. I did not get red tomatoes until mid August and very few ever ripened. My average day time temperatures were in the mid 80's in July and some lower 90's in August. The overnight temperatures were in the low to mid 50's. By 3rd week in August I had some red tomatoes, however the meat was "pithy". By September I had 7lbs or so green left, took around 90 days from seeding to harvest for red tomatoes. May try again, not sure.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

Was this review helpful? Yes  No

8 out of 9 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
rfphill
Location:
Louisville, CO, United States
Date:
September 29, 2018
          3.0
 
Not that early
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 1.0
 

What are the pros? Decent taste

What are the cons? Not early

Review:

This is a decent cherry tomato, but it's not really that early. My Cherokee Purples and Kellogg tomatoes started producing ripe fruit just a few days after this did.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

Was this review helpful? Yes  No

13 out of 16 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
CE
Location:
Medford, MA, United States
Date:
July 27, 2018
          3.0
 
Definitely not early variety
Easy to Grow 4.0
EarlyMaturity 1.0
 

What are the pros? Lots of tomatoes

What are the cons? Not early at all

Review:

Seeded on February 24th, had 9 of 12 seeds germinate. We transplanted on May 13th. It's a 50 day variety so we were expecting our first ones in early/mid July. It's July 27th now and while there are loads of green tomatoes on them, we are finally just getting a slight blush of color on one tomato! While waiting for these we've already had 2 of our 75 day varieties ripen, as well as an 80 day variety (Chadwick Cherry). I don't think we'll bother with this one again. The plants are quite healthy and productive, but if it's going to be late-season tomato, there are other types I'd rather buy.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? No

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12 out of 14 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Bkeepr
Location:
Middletown, MD, United States
Date:
February 10, 2018
          5.0
 
Perfect early tomato
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 5.0
 

What are the pros? Taste, Hardy, productive

What are the cons? Nothing bad to say about these

Review:

Best of the many early toms I've tried over many decades of gardening. They taste best, are highly productive, and start producing a full 2 months earlier than my earliest main crop...and continue til the main crop toms come in. They look like heck when the weather gets hot, yet continue to produce some toms til late August/Sept.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

Was this review helpful? Yes  No
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