- Authors: Brad Gates breeding
- Synonyms names: Sweet Cream
- Category: Sort
- Type of growth: Intemimensional
- Purpose: Fresh use
- Ripening time: Early
- Growing conditions: for closed soil
- Transportability: Yes
- Bush size: Tall
- Height of the bush, see: 180
See all the characteristics
Tomato sweet cream is no longer due to a rare and collective variety. First of all, it is the owner of a rather interesting coloring of the fruit: ripening, they, like chameleon, constantly change the color, then blushing, then yellow. In addition, it is just a leader in taste quality, one of the sweetest varieties. And his fruits can be on a bush for a long time and not to permere.
History of removal
Sweet Cream – American Novelty of the famous breeder Brad Gates. Tomato variety was designed for protected soil and presented the world in 2016 in the US. After that, he quickly gained popularity in all countries, he is popular in Russia. Original and Synonym Name – Sweet Cream.
Description of varieties
This is a brush variety related to the Tomato Incomeerminant Group. Tall, reaches a height of 1.8 m, however, in some sources it is noted as the average, with a height of up to 1.5 m. In any case, his stems are pretty strong, even fat. Better yield shows in a special shelter or greenhouse. Ripening fruit friendly, so the crop can collect the whole brush.
The main qualities of fruits
A feature of the variety Sweet cream are its fruits of unique colors and shapes. First of all, they are elongated, plum-eyed, with a characteristic pointed nose, are sometimes described as frantic. Sizes more cocktail. Fruits by weight are 50-60 grams, but there are also tomatoes weighing 100 grams. When technical maturity, the fruits are painted in creamy color with green stripes. Ripe creams have a golden yellow bright color on which red and orange stripes appear, in the process of sleeping color may change. Celebrate a very high binding of fruit (practically no pass). Ripe fruits are transportable, and their integrity remains. As well as fruits resistant to cracking.
According to the testimony of many taster and simply tomato lovers, flavoring characteristics are excellent. Corresponding to the name, tomatoes sweet cream have a sweet taste with caramel and fruit notes, some even compare it with candy taste.
Ripening and fruiting
Sort Sweet cream has very early maturation. But at the same time, the fruiting culture is stretched, and the fruits can be removed up to frosts.
If you comply with the right agrotechnic, you can remove up to 3 kilograms of delicious and sweet fruits from the bush.
Dates of landing on seedlings and landing in the ground
Tomato seeds Sweet cream to sow approximately one and a half or two months before the expected landing in the ground. Peak seedlings, as a rule, at the time of the first two leaves.
For this variety, it is very important that when falling into a soil, the sprouts were height from 30 cm. And also need to make sure that the risk of return freezers is excluded. Files for landing should be depth 15-20 cm.
Tomato sweet cream is best grown in special premises: greenhouses, shelters or greenhouses. However, in the warm regions it is possible to plant seedlings directly into open soil.
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.
On the square meter of the area of the site or the greenhouse should not land a large number of bushes. Maximum number of plants on one square – 3.
Growing and care
So that the plants of the grade sweet cream develop well on the beds, and the fruits were delicious, it is necessary to carry out simple events during care.
This variety can be formed into several trunks, usually grown in 2-4 stems. After seedling rooted, in 10 centimeters from the bustle, the peg-support should be fixed, to which the stem is tied up with ribbons not to damage the trunk.
In no case can not allow the dryness of the soil. Watered once a week in the afternoon. After irrigation procedure, the soil must be loosened to improve its water permeability.
During the growing season, tomatoes are breeding at least 3 times.
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