Orange Russian 117 is a heirloom tomato from Russia. Indeterminate type. The Orange Russian 117 tomato plant produces beautiful orange and red bicolor oxheart tomatoes with good fruity and lightly sweet flavor. A classic for the heirloom tomatoes collectors.
Scientific Name: solanum lycopersicum
Plant Life Cycle: annual
Optimal Germination Temperature: 21-29°C
Germination time in days: 7-14 days
Indicative Days to maturity: 80-120 days
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil requirement: Well drained and rich
Sowing and cultivation: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Sow seed in a propagator from March in warmth. Keep small plants in a sunny, frost-free environment until they can be planted in the greenhouse from late April or outdoors in late May.