Tomatillos are essential to a wide variety of Mexican foods. ‘Grande Rio Verde’ yields ripe fruit nearly all at once on compact plants (about 24″ tall), thus lending themselves to smaller spaces or containers. Thrives in growing conditions similar to tomatoes. Plants grow up to 24″ tall and about as wide. Botanical Interests’® Grande Rio Verde Tomatillo Seeds are USDA Organic and have been verified by The Non-GMO Project.
This packet yields approximately 80 plants when started indoors.
85 days from transplanting to maturity.
Outdoors: Sow 2-4 weeks after your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is at least 60°F.
Indoors: Sow 4-6 weeks before your average last frost date. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 80°–85°F.