Tomatillo Verde is a variety of physalis that produces large cherry tomato size fruits, green, with a tangy flavor. The Tomatillo Verde fruits can be eaten raw after they have ripened or cooked when harvested young. This is a great tomatillo for the famous salsa verde.
Scientific Name: Physalis sp.
Plant Life Cycle: annual
Optimal Germination Temperature: 24C-28C
Germination time in days: 7-20 days
Indicative Days to maturity: 75 days
Sunlight: Full sun
Soil requirement: well drained and rich.
Sowing and cultivation: Sow seed indoors in early spring. Grow on in a cool greenhouse, or outdoors in milder areas once all risk of frost has passed. Needs support for the branches. Need feeding every 10-14 days. Plant 100 x 50 cm