Sweet tomatoes, suitable for pickling and salads, ripening in the first half of summer, are considered the most popular among summer residents. “Peter 1 is a tomato that meets all these needs.
In addition, it has several characteristics for which it is valued more than other hybrids and varieties. It is about them that we will tell you in this article.
You will also find here a description of the variety, get acquainted with its characteristics, learn about the intricacies of cultivation and propensity to disease.
Tomato Peter the First: variety description
|Variety name||Peter the First|
|general description||Mid-season determinant hybrid|
|Ripening period||110-115 days|
|The form||Rounded, slightly flattened|
|Average weight of tomatoes||230-250 grams|
|Application||Good fresh and prepared|
|Variety yield||3.5-4.5 kg per bush|
|Growing features||Stepson and garter are not needed for this tomato.|
|Disease resistance||Resistant to most diseases|
The variety was created by breeders of the Russian company "SeDec", registered in the state register in 2008. Designed for growing in the middle lane and the Moscow region, bears fruit well in more southern regions.
Tomato "Peter the First" f1 (f1), refers to determinant and grows in height by 50-75 cm... Read about indeterminate varieties here. The bush is compact, medium leafy, with an average ripening period (up to 115 days from the date of sowing). Forms a noticeable stem, does not need pinching. The variety is resistant to most tomato infections, grown in film greenhouses without heating.
Tomatoes have a rounded, slightly flattened shape, painted in bright red. The flesh on the break is starchy, moderately firm. There are no more than 6 seed chambers in each tomato. The average fruit weight is 230-250 g.
|Variety name||Fruit weight|
|Peter the First||230-250 grams|
|White filling 241||100g|
|Striped chocolate||500-1000 grams|
|King of Siberia||400-700 grams|
|Pink honey||600-800 grams|
|Pound rosemary||400-500 grams|
|Dimensionless||up to 1000 grams|
Average yield from 3.5 to 4.5 kg per bush... Tomatoes are well stored and transported.
|Peter the First||3.5-4.5 kg per bush|
|Boney M||14-16 kg per square meter|
|Aurora F1||13-16 kg per square meter|
|Leopold||3-4 kg per bush|
|Sanka||15 kg per square meter|
|Argonaut F1||4.5 kg per bush|
|Kibitz||3.5 kg per bush|
|Heavyweight of Siberia||11-12 kg per square meter|
|Honey cream||4 kg per square meter|
|Ob domes||4-6 kg per bush|
|Marina Grove||15-17 kg per square meter|
Tomato "Peter 1" see photo below:
Advantages - high yield, resistance to fungal and viral infections. There are no disadvantages. Despite the relatively small size of the bushes, it is not recommended to place more than 3 plants per square meter. Tomato "Peter 1" for universal use - good fresh and prepared.
Tomato "Peter 1" is recommended to grow through seedlings with sowing seeds 55-60 days before planting in the ground. For excellent fruiting it is recommended to feed once a week organic plants with the addition of mineral fertilizers. This tomato does not need stewing and garter.
- Organic, phosphoric, mineral, complex, ready-made, TOP of the best.
- Yeast, iodine, ash, hydrogen peroxide, ammonia, boric acid.
- Foliar, for seedlings, when picking.
Diseases and pests
Tomato is practically not affected by diseases, including verticillus and late blight. Of the pests, only aphids and ticks can threaten it (in case of violation of agricultural technology).
You can get rid of them by fumigating the greenhouse with colloidal sulfur and treating plants with complex insecticides.
The Peter the First tomato captivates with the beauty of its fruits and their excellent taste. It can be grown even in the northern regions of Russia. The variety is not demanding in terms of care, so it is suitable for summer residents who cannot devote much time to their plantings.
|Medium early||Super early||Mid-season|
|Ivanych||Moscow stars||Pink Elephant|
|Rosalisa||President 2||Bovine forehead|
|Sugar giant||Salting miracle||Strawberry dessert|
|Orange giant||Pink Impression||Snow tale|