I purchased the Fall Seed Collection for some container gardening this autumn and have been very pleased with the results. Germination rate was fantastic and I had to do much more thinning than I usually do from store-bought seeds. The little growing guide helped with varieties I haven't grown before (hello, kohlrabi). All of my plants are hardy and healthy and I'm already enjoying the early harvests. Looking forward to maturity on the longer growers. Will be buying the Granny's kitchen garden pack for spring. Thanks so much!
I planted several varieties over the past couple years. These have been the most reliable producers so far. Averaged 10-15 lbs. one larger one about 20. Nothing remotely close to 40 lbs. that’s ok. Huge ones are a pain to break down.
I planted a whole bunch of this to attract bees and butterflies. It grows like crazy. However I protected the seed with hay because my first round died because of the hot Florida sun and lack of rain lately.
We started these indoors in January. We transplanted them twice and finally out to our raised bed (full coastal sun). The plant is massive and the tomatoes are TASTY! The best little tomatoes we have ever had. We will likely plant them in a separate bed next year since they grow to such a large size and can crowd out other plants.
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Royal Chico Tomato Seeds
Royal Chico Tomato Seeds (82 days)
Sustainably Grown Approx. 25 heirloom seeds
Royal Chico has a more compact plant than Roma VF, with greater yield and slightly larger fruit.
It is beautiful for paste or whole peel.
For the home gardener or commercial grower.
California Grown Heirloom Tomato Seed Royal Chico was a great producer doing exactly what it was created for and that is produce all at once make canning a real ease. It was also bred to stay short so that they could be picked by machinery. This was one of the first tomato plants created for the age of machinery. Roma will produce earlier making Royal Chico perfect for a later round of tomato canning.