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Dark Galaxy Tomato By Wild Boar Farms

Dark Galaxy Tomato By Wild Boar Farms

Most Amazing and Unique Tomato Grown

Wild Boar Dark Galaxy, a mid-season gem, offers 1-3 oz. rich, sweet fruits that stand out as one of the most amazing and unique tomatoes in the garden. The unripe fruits begin as green with purple anthocyanin slashes and spots, evolving into a cosmic blend of rusty red on the bottom and shades of black with distinctive spots and flecks, creating a captivating 3-dimensional appearance. With great production, Wild Boar Dark Galaxy promises both visual intrigue and abundant harvests.

Sustainably grown in 2.75" pots 

Growing: 

Soil Preparation: 

Dark Galaxy Tomatoes thrive in well-drained, fertile soil. Enhance the soil quality by incorporating organic matter like compost. Aim for a slightly acidic to neutral pH level (5.6-7.0) for optimal growth. 

Spacing Considerations: 

Provide ample spacing between plants, typically 18-24 inches, to allow for proper air circulation and accommodate potential growth. Support and 

Pruning: 

Due to the potential for vigorous growth, offer support to Dark Galaxy Tomato plants early in the season. Staking or caging helps maintain an upright structure. Regular pruning can manage size and encourage fruit production. 

Watering: 

Maintain consistent moisture levels throughout the growing season. Deep, regular watering is preferable over shallow and frequent irrigation. Mulching around the plants aids in moisture retention and weed suppression. 

Fertilization: 

Feed Dark Galaxy Tomato plants with a balanced, all-purpose fertilizer during transplanting and when the first fruits appear. Follow recommended dosages for optimal results. 

Maturation and Harvest: 

Days to Maturity: 

Dark Galaxy Tomatoes typically take around 75-80 days to reach maturity from the time of transplanting. Harvest tomatoes when they exhibit a unique blend of dark hues, signaling ripeness. The fruit should feel firm yet slightly yielding to the touch, indicating optimal ripeness. 

Storage and Usage: 

Store harvested Dark Galaxy Tomatoes at room temperature until fully ripe. These tomatoes are versatile in the kitchen, suitable for fresh consumption, salads, or enhancing various dishes with their visually striking appearance and rich flavor. 

Cultivating Dark Galaxy Tomatoes from Wild Boar Farms is a captivating journey that combines visual allure with exceptional flavor. Following this comprehensive guide, you'll embark on a successful endeavor, nurturing healthy Dark Galaxy Tomato plants and enjoying the harvest of these visually striking and delicious tomatoes. Happy gardening!

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Description

Wild Boar Dark Galaxy, a mid-season gem, offers 1-3 oz. rich, sweet fruits that stand out as one of the most amazing and unique tomatoes in the garden. The unripe fruits begin as green with purple anthocyanin slashes and spots, evolving into a cosmic blend of rusty red on the bottom and shades of black with distinctive spots and flecks, creating a captivating 3-dimensional appearance. With great production, Wild Boar Dark Galaxy promises both visual intrigue and abundant harvests.

Sustainably grown in 2.75" pots 

Growing: 

Soil Preparation: 

Dark Galaxy Tomatoes thrive in well-drained, fertile soil. Enhance the soil quality by incorporating organic matter like compost. Aim for a slightly acidic to neutral pH level (5.6-7.0) for optimal growth. 

Spacing Considerations: 

Provide ample spacing between plants, typically 18-24 inches, to allow for proper air circulation and accommodate potential growth. Support and 

Pruning: 

Due to the potential for vigorous growth, offer support to Dark Galaxy Tomato plants early in the season. Staking or caging helps maintain an upright structure. Regular pruning can manage size and encourage fruit production. 

Watering: 

Maintain consistent moisture levels throughout the growing season. Deep, regular watering is preferable over shallow and frequent irrigation. Mulching around the plants aids in moisture retention and weed suppression. 

Fertilization: 

Feed Dark Galaxy Tomato plants with a balanced, all-purpose fertilizer during transplanting and when the first fruits appear. Follow recommended dosages for optimal results. 

Maturation and Harvest: 

Days to Maturity: 

Dark Galaxy Tomatoes typically take around 75-80 days to reach maturity from the time of transplanting. Harvest tomatoes when they exhibit a unique blend of dark hues, signaling ripeness. The fruit should feel firm yet slightly yielding to the touch, indicating optimal ripeness. 

Storage and Usage: 

Store harvested Dark Galaxy Tomatoes at room temperature until fully ripe. These tomatoes are versatile in the kitchen, suitable for fresh consumption, salads, or enhancing various dishes with their visually striking appearance and rich flavor. 

Cultivating Dark Galaxy Tomatoes from Wild Boar Farms is a captivating journey that combines visual allure with exceptional flavor. Following this comprehensive guide, you'll embark on a successful endeavor, nurturing healthy Dark Galaxy Tomato plants and enjoying the harvest of these visually striking and delicious tomatoes. Happy gardening!

Shipping Information

Ships from Northern CA.

Cannot ship to the following states: AK, HI, PR, VI, GU

Shipping Weight: 0.5 lb

Dimensions: 2.75"L x 2.75"W x 6.0"H

Features

  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Exotic Heirloom-Based Tomato
  • Greenhouse Compatible
  • Grow on a Trellis
  • Requires Staking
  • Requires Summer Water

Characteristics

USDA Growing Zone: 3 - 10
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Fall
Approximate Harvest Time : Late Summer
Growth Habit : Indeterminate
Life Cycle : Tender Annual
Plant Family : Solanaceae (Nightshades)
Planting Time : Spring
Planting Time : Summer
Soil pH : 5.6 - 6.0
Soil pH : 6.1 - 6.5
Soil pH : 6.6 - 7.0
Sun Requirements : Full Sun
Tomato Type : Slicing

Planting & Care

Soil and Water: Tomatoes love fertile soil rich in organic matter. Add plenty of compost prior to planting. Soil pH is preferred between 5.6-7.0. Mulch to preserve moisture. Avoid wetting the foliage when watering. 

Planting and Growing: Provide ample spacing between plants, typically 18-24 inches, to facilitate proper air circulation and accommodate the potential for vigorous growth. Due to the potential for sprawling growth, offer support to Tomato plants early in the season. Staking or caging helps maintain an upright structure. Regular pruning can manage size and stimulate fruit production. 

Harvesting and Storage: Harvest when fruits give slightly under finger pressure; the shoulders may not have changed color yet.

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