- Authors: Alekseev Yu. B. (Semko-Junior LLC)
- Year of assumptions: 2006
- Category: Hybrid
- Type of growth: Determinant
- Purpose: Universal
- Ripening time: Early
- Timing of ripening, days: 90-95
- Growing conditions: For open soil, for film greenhouses
- Marketability: High
- Transportability: High
See all the characteristics
Tomato slot – holder of classic red fruits, smooth, beautiful, friendly. He is ideal for those who are looking for a variety who knows how to show.
Description of varieties
The variety was led in 2006, entered into the Russian State Registry. Kuste determined, compact, chunky, real cast. Height – up to 1 m. Interstices short, stalks powerful. Medium-sized foliage, light green, thick.
The main qualities of fruits
The fruits are rounded, slightly flashed, with barely noticeable ribs, impeccable smooth shape. Middle size – 130-150 g, in brush 5-6 pcs. Smooth, calibrated tomatoes. All tomatoes in the brushes of the same size. Uncooked fruits – light green, ripe – tomato-red. Color smooth, clean, smooth, shiny, strong and elastic. Seed cameras are clearly noticeable, indeed, resemble slots or cells. The flesh is dense, glossy, bright red, very juicy. Fruits have excellent fierce, transportable, strong, not cracking, comfortable.
Taste tomato, sour sweet. Tomato slot will be tastier when removing from a bush in the stage of complete maturity. Universal, suitable for fresh use (salads, juices, cocktails, sauces, soups) and for blanks. It has perfect size and consistency for any kinds of conservation. Tomato slot can be rolled and shed in general form, cook winter salads, let it with adzhik, ledge, marinades, juices, sauces and pastes.
Ripening and fruiting
Early tomato matures after 90-95 days from the moment of sowing. Recoil harvest is very friendly.
Gorgeous yield. Even in the open soil from 1 kV. M plant takes off 10 kg of fruits, in the film you can get yields up to 18 kg from 1 kV. M.
Dates of landing on seedlings and landing in the ground
Seeds seed to seedlings in mid-March. Seedlings ready to transplant in 60-65 days. In the open soil planted either at the end of May, or in early June. Under the film are planted from mid-May.
The main stages of growing seedlings at home
Preparation of seeds
Basic preparation methods: Warming, disinfection, soaking in growth stimulants, bubbling, hardening, germination. These technicians are aimed at different results and have a different purpose.
According to experts, preliminary soaking can increase yields by 30%. The duration of soaking is determined depending on the solution used and the quality of seeds.
What kind of soil to choose for seedlings
Land for planting tomato seeds house should not be taken from the garden. The soil for seedling tomato should have good breathability, provide the necessary level of humidity, and the pH acidity level should be about 6.5 units.
In the ancestors, withstand 50 cm, between plants – 40 cm. Per 1 sq. M – 3-4 plants.
Growing and care
Tomato Slot It is recommended to grow in the southern regions of the Russian Federation in the open soil, in the middle lane, Siberia, Urals and in the Far East, it will show itself in the film greenhouses. Tomato is very hardy, resistant to diseases, tolerantly perceives heat.
However, for good early harvests, like all tomatoes, will require high-quality care.
Soil preparation for landing.
The plot is drunk on 2 bayonet shovels.
Per 1 sq. m close up in the soil 1 bucket of humus, 2 st. L. Superphosphate, 1 st. L. Potassium sulphate and 2 glasses of ash.
Calici sulphate can be replaced with a crushed eggshell.
Greenhouse tomatoes feed no more than 4 times per season. Last feeding – 2 weeks before harvest. 2 weeks after disembarking in open ground, a comprehensive fertilizer is made with focus on nitrogen, after the tomatoes bloomed, focus on potassium, magnesium, phosphorus and calcium. It is from them that bloom, the formation of uncess and the quality of fruits, including the taste.
The slot variety is tied well, does not need to shake brushes and manual pollination. However, in the greenhouses where there is no bee, it will be useful to help the pollination process: in the brushes slightly tapping with the pencil.
Watering attentive and neat, without sharp jumps. Tomatoes should be watered under the root, avoiding water from entering the leaves, warm non-rigid water. Frequency in hot summer – no less than 1 time in 2 days. In rainy periods, watering reduce. It is important that the soil between irrigated so that its humidity makes 60%. In high-quality soils, loose and moisture, there are no problems with this. If it was not possible to pour on time, and landing were dry, it is not necessary to pour plants right away. To the previous level of supply, moisture should be accepted gradually: first pour half portion on the bush, and only in the subsequent watering is full.
Sort slot relative to low, but still does not apply to the smallest, so the garter is needed. Stems are fixed on supports with plastic clips, cotton tissue cuts, unnecessary cape products.
Form in 1-4 trunk depending on their own capabilities. The stronger the agricultural engineering, and better conditions, the more stems can be left. The rest of the side shoots are removed.
In the ripening period begin to reverse the tops. Overlook the leaves only under tassels in which tomatoes began to gain color. And also do not need leaves that interfere with the fruits and inefficient leaves (under the fruits turned to the north). Under the first brush remove all the leaves. All remote healthy leaves and tomato-tops after harvesting are folded in compost – tomato tops. Actively accumulates the beneficial substances, it turns out a wonderful fertilizer.
Tomato Slot – representative, classic variety for those who appreciate in tomatoes High class of technical specifications: resistance, yield, smooth caliber, friendly return, spectacular appearance of bushes and fruits.
How and than feed tomatoes?
At each stage of growth, various trace elements are needed. All fertilizers can be divided into two groups: mineral and organic. Folk remedies are often used: iodine, yeast, bird litter, egg shell.
It is important to comply with the norm and the period of feeding. This also applies to folk remedies, and organic fertilizers.
YeastBoric acidIodineAshCalcium Selitrasuccinic acidMilk serumHydrogen peroxideChicken litterSodaNettleMullein
Processing and prevention from diseases and pests
Diseases and pests of tomatoes in the greenhouse
During the cultivation of tomatoes in the greenhouse, there are often diseases due to a violation of the temperature regime and excessive humidity. The most common diseases are fungal (phytoofluorosis, colaporiosis, rot).
Diseases and pests of tomatoes in open soil
Fighting diseases and pests of tomatoes in open areas is quite complex. This is due to the fact that the grated is exposed to various pathogens and pest insects.
PhytofluoroPuffy dewVertexClapPoriosGray GnilTobacco Mosaic virus