Growing Phoenix Hybrid Tomato Vegetable Garden Seeds
- Latin Name: Solanum lycopersicum
- Other Names: Phoenix
- Days to Maturity: 70-75 days
- Hardiness Zone: 3-10
- Planting Depth: 1/2”
- Plant Spacing: 24-36”
- Row Spacing: 4’
- Growth Habit: Determinate, bush
- Soil Preference: Moist, well-draining
- Temp Preference: 70-90℉
- Light Preference: Full sun
- Pests/diseases: Hornworms, pill bugs, and rodents
- Color: Red
- Flavor: Juicy, sweet
Phoenix Hybrid Tomato Growth Habits:
Phoenix Hybrid Tomatoes are best started indoors and put outside when temperatures are above 70℉. These tomatoes don’t need staking but could benefit from a tomato cage. Plants will form flowers and fruit on the same vine. Tomatoes will ripen in 7-10 days. During this time, protect from pests like hornworms, pull bugs, and rodents.
Various Uses for Phoenix Hybrid Tomato:
Phoenix Hybrid Tomato is the perfect tomato for slicing onto a salad or sandwich. Drizzle this tomato with some olive oil and a sprinkle of salt. You can store Phoenix Hybrids in cans for long-term storage. In the garden, plant near asparagus, peppers, onions, cucumbers, basil, and marigold flowers for mutual benefits.
Phoenix Hybrid Tomato Benefits:
Tomatoes are considered a superfood and, put into the proper salad, provide numerous health benefits. It is full of vitamins: A, C, and B. Tomatoes also have potassium and lycopene for heart health. Lycopene gives its red color to tomatoes, fights cancer, and lowers cholesterol. It has been proven to be even more effective, served alongside avocado, olive oil, and nuts.
Developed in South Texas, and well- suited for hot conditions.
Seeds Per Package:
- 1 oz - Approximately 6,800 Seeds
- 4 oz - Approximately 27,000 Seeds
- 1 lb - Approximately 108,000 Seeds
- 5 lb - Approximately 544,000 Seeds