Tomatoes Miracle is a whole group of varieties; there are about 30 different subspecies on sale. All this diversity definitely has one thing in common: each variety is designed to surprise you with its shape, yield, color or taste. Thanks to the expressive qualities, this group of varieties got its name.
- Varieties Miracle varieties
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- Growing seeds
- Preparing the soil
- Friendly crops
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- Caring for the bush
- Pest control
Varieties of Miracle Varieties
The first thing the description of this culture says is the fact that the Miracle tomato family includes several varieties at once, and each of them has its own special characteristics:
Tomato Podsinskiy miracle – mid-season variety of unlimited growth. Its fruits are large, weighing up to 300 grams, with a plum-shaped form. The pulp is fleshy and juicy with few seeds, good for salads, juices and especially sauces. To maintain yield at a high level, grow a variety in a greenhouse, and form a bush in two stems. During the season, plants can collect up to 5 kilograms of tomatoes.Podsinskoye miracle is suitable for cultivation in the regions of Siberia, Altai, and other areas with an unfavorable climate.
North – an early variety, the crop is harvested in only 100-110 days after the first shoots. Fruits abundantly, forming in the brush 4-5 tomatoes with a pear shape and weighing up to 100 grams. The consistency of the fruits is fleshy and plump, wonderful for preservation. Suitable for open and greenhouse cultivation. She feels great in harsh areas, grows remarkably in the Altai and Transbaikal regions of Russia.
A miracle of Holland is a tall culture that can stretch up to 1.8 meters. It is steady against diseases, average ripening speed. The fruits are pink in color, grow on the hands in large numbers, everyone can gain weight up to 80 grams. Their peels are thick, and the flesh is tender and juicy, seemingly carved as one: very marketable.
Miracle Vnukova is a very fruitful tomato, from the Ukrainian originator Svetlana Grandson. Ripening is average, suitable for growing in temperate regions. It requires tying, as it grows up to 2 meters, forms 5-7 fruits in a brush weighing up to 250 grams. Their color is red-orange, the surface is shiny, the taste is sweet and pleasant. Good for preservation and salads.
Striped, more commonly known as Marvel Strype, bred many years ago, in the gardens of Mexican Indians.A variety of medium ripening and growth, 1.2 meters high. It has good disease resistance, but is usually grown in a greenhouse.
The shape of the fruit is round-flat, orange, with golden rays. Their dimensions are considerable, one tomato can gain up to 700 grams. In the section, you can see the yellow branching of the cells with pink veins, the beef steak flesh, it tastes very sweet. Best suited for salads.
Moravian miracle variety ripens early, 50-52 days after transplanting seedlings. The size of the bush is average, 1.3 meters, but the harvest from it is plentiful. Fruits grow like a cherry, in clusters of 7–8 pieces, each weighing 60–70 grams. Rounded and even, dense to the touch, the color is evenly distributed, and their taste is pleasantly saturated.
These varieties are popular in Argentinean cuisine, and are also ideal for whole preservation and salting. During cultivation, it is resistant to apical rot, late blight, and cladosporiosis. Due to this, and good resistance to cold, it is often made a donor in breeding at botanical gardens.
Iranian miracle – a tall crop with a late maturity, reaches two meters in height and is formed in 2-3 stems. The fruit weighs 350–500 grams, and in rare cases, like Bulgarian, up to 1 kilogram.On average, the total yield of one plant is 5.5 kilograms.
Tomatoes are round in shape, flattened on top. Ripening, they are filled with raspberry color, the taste is expressive, sweet. Their pulp is dense, it will show itself well in salads and juices, but it will not work for salting.
Mid-season tomato Miracle Sweet grows in a large bush, up to 1.8 meters . It is tied to a support and formed into two stems, but if you want to grow giants, then form one. This is a greenhouse variety and it can only reveal itself under cover.
The fruits of the Miracle Sweet variety are heart-shaped with a ribbed surface, in mature form they reach 400-800 grams. The texture is fleshy, with a small amount of seeds, it tastes very sweet, straight sugar. They do not crack, they are good for juices and sauces.
Bred by Max Wolforod in 1980, the Woolford Miracle variety spread well and was loved by many gardeners. The ripening rate of this tomato is average and, depending on the conditions, the bush is formed into 1-3 stems. The better they are, the less shoots can be left.
He loves sunny places and nutritious soil, he prefers a mild climate. In the hands forms 4-6 ovaries. From which grow average in size fruits, weighing 200-300 grams, with a beautiful heart-shaped and saturated pulp. Designed for salads, sauces and juices.
Miracle Chocolate is a medium-sized variety, up to 150 centimeters in height, not limited in growth. Feels good in the greenhouse and on the open ground. It has a powerful trunk, similar to a small tree, the first brush with fruits begins to be tied after the eighth leaf. And then, it is formed through a leaf.
Such a fruit branch contains 4–5 round-shaped tomato-chocolates. Their weight reaches 350 grams, and inside each four seed chambers. Tomatoes are filled with brown-red color, and their flesh is tasty and very sweet, such a wonderful tomato-yudo tomato can amaze guests.
Most varieties of miracle tomatoes are non-hybrid understand, by the absence of a special mark in the description.
For example, “Katrina f1”, where f1 means that this is a hybrid of one generation and its offspring cannot be grown. Therefore, you can then collect the seeds and plant them yourself without any problems. Begin preparing for sowing seedlings by rejecting low-quality seeds. To do this, make a 4–5% salt solution and soak them for less than 10 minutes. We don’t need to get rid of everything that has flashed, they do not suit us.
Rinse healthy seeds immediately and leave them to swell, laying them out on a wet towel.To prevent water from evaporating, cover and leave for 10–20 hours. After that, they must be immediately sown in pots. Make the soil for seedlings from turf and humus, in a ratio of 1 to 1, add peat and sawdust so that it becomes loose. The coke substrate will be a good soil, on the basis of which the seedlings will receive a strong root system. .
Alternate the plants every year. Otherwise, pests and spores that prefer tomatoes will accumulate in the soil. Follow crop rotation rules and do not plant tomatoes after crops such as:
- peas ;
- garden Physalis;
And also in the old place and after the other nightshade.
Description of friendly crops, after which the Miracle tomato grows well and gives high yields:
- green onions;
Having decided on the place, you can go to under otovke soil. The nature of tomatoes is such that they will have to taste the specific characteristics of the soil: friability, lightness, air saturation and good moisture permeability.In the autumn it is dug up with the addition of manure, and if the soil is too heavy, you can also add sand. They scatter it evenly over the site and also dig it in, mixing with the soil.
On average, seedlings are planted with the greenhouse method of growing on May 20–31, and in open ground June 10–20.
But the exact date will already depend on the region, night frosts should not threaten the plant. Also, it depends on the variety, some of them are quite hardy, and can be planted earlier than others.
From time to time the seedlings outgrow, in this case cut off the bottom pair of leaves and dig it to a slightly greater depth. Additive roots form at this point, they will give the culture additional nutrition.
Dig holes the size of a pot for seedlings, place complex fertilizer there and mix well. Carefully free the plant from the pot, try not to damage the earthen lump. Then plant the seedlings and sprinkle it with a light layer of earth. Pour the bush well in several approaches, this will help it to form the correct root system. Sprinkle with earth again so that a dry crust does not form.
Care for the bush
To prevent the tomatoes from getting sick, water them under the root, water should not fall on the leaves.
Do this in the afternoon, so moisture will not evaporate in large quantities. Avoid sprinkling, with it the temperature drops sharply, which is not good for the plant.
Loosen the soil after watering, so it will not crust and can breathe. At the same time, weeds can be destroyed. The first loosening should be a depth of 8-12 centimeters, for better aeration. But then, no deeper than 4-5 centimeters, so as not to damage the roots. Do not allow soil compaction, this will adversely affect the root system.
Form a bush in accordance with what the variety requires. This will increase its productivity and make the plant effective. Collect fruits on time, so that the juices go to ripen new tomatoes.
As a prophylaxis, spray the Wonderful Garden of Tomatoes 2-3 times a season a weak solution of potassium permanganate, 0.1 grams per 10 liters of water.
This will protect the tomatoes from the disease and will not appeal to pests. In addition, manganese will become a good foliar top dressing.
But in rainy weather you have to use chemicals, because during this period the plant is especially vulnerable. For this, quadrice, ridomil, infinito or tattu will do, use one of them. They are absorbed into the plant and give a reliable effect.Remember the waiting period specified in the instructions for the preparations and do not use them shortly before harvesting.
If you think you are at risk of losing your crop and you can’t use serious chemistry, do so. Remove the ripe and half-ripe fruits and treat with something contact, for example, a meteor or cuproxant. They are washed off with water and are not so dangerous.
Miracle tomatoes have little in common. But still, they have at least one common feature – the expressive qualities of each grade. Some of them will appeal to lovers of unpretentious crops, the other will prefer painstaking care of a giant tomato. One way or another, this diversity will definitely not leave anyone indifferent.