Ground Cherry Tomatillo's have a taste that is a cross between a tomato and a pineapple. It is great for preserves, jams and jellies. Grows 2 to 3 foot plants that are vigorous self-seeders, so they will likely spread in the future.
Package contains 0.25 grams, approximately 150 Ground Cherry Tomatillo Seeds.
Start early indoors and transplant after last frost or direct seed when soil temperature is above 75°F. Barely cover seed. Plants grow as sprawling bushes, 2’ tall. Harvest when husks start to turn brown and split or fruit drops from plant.
Germination: 7 to 10 days at 75 to 85 F. Plant seeds 1/4 of an inch deep, 24 inches apart with 3 feet between rows. Germination is typically low with these seeds, so plant more than you think you'll want or need.