Tomato, Emmy Organic

Catalog #1543A

8570

(Solanum lycopersicum) Heirloom donated to SSE by Ernestine and Richard Bloomberg of Tigard, Oregon, who have grown the variety since 1979. Originated with Ernestine’s friend Emmy who fled Romania after WWII with one of her Transylvanian tomatoes. Small orange-yellow fruits with an intense tomato flavor. Indeterminate, 90 days from transplant.

START INDOORS
6 weeks before last frost
GERMINATION
7-14 Days
PLANT OUTDOORS
24-36" Apart
SUPPORT
Cage, stake or trellis

Green Thumb Tip
Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Tomatoes are sensitive to freezing temperatures, so wait to transplant outdoors until the soil is warm. Plant in full sun.

Price:  Free!