Garden

Tomat Viagra: reviews, photos

Tomato Viagra is bred by Russian breeders. The variety is not a hybrid and is intended for cultivation under the shelter of film, polycarbonate or glass. Since 2008, Viagra tomatoes are registered in Rosreest.

Variety description

Description and characteristics of the variety of tomatoes Viagra:

  • average ripening period;
  • 112-115 days pass from the emergence of shoots to fruit harvesting;
  • indeterminant type;
  • bush height up to 1.8 m;
  • leaves are dark green, medium size.

Features of the fruit variety Viagra:

  • flat-round shape;
  • dense skin;
  • red-brown color at maturity;
  • rich taste;
  • a large number of seeds;
  • dry matter content - 5%.

The name Viagra has received its name due to the properties of an aphrodisiac. The composition of the fruit includes leukopin, which has a rejuvenating effect, vitamins, microelements, antioxidants. Anthocyanins responsible for the dark color of tomatoes, inhibit the development of cancer and cardiovascular diseases.

From 1 m2 beds clean up to 10 kg of fruit. Viagra tomatoes are suitable for fresh consumption, getting snacks, salads, hot dishes. According to reviews and photos of tomato Viagra can withstand high temperatures and do not lose shape when canned. Tomatoes are subject to pickling, pickling, receiving vegetable salads for the winter.

Getting seedlings

Viagra tomatoes are grown by planting seeds at home. The resulting seedlings are transferred to an open area or greenhouse. In the southern regions, you can plant the seeds immediately to a permanent place. In such cases, the development process of tomatoes is long.

Planting seeds

Tomato seeds Viagra are planted in late February or in March. The soil is prepared in the fall by combining an equal amount of garden soil, peat, sand and compost. In gardening shops you can buy ready-made soil mixture for seedlings.

Before planting, the soil is left for 5-6 days outside or placed in a freezer. A more labor intensive method is steaming the soil in a water bath.

Important! Large, evenly colored seeds have the best germination.

You can check the quality of planting material by placing them in salted water. After 10 minutes, seeds of Viagra seeds are collected, settled on the bottom. Empty seeds float, they are rejected.

Seeds are left in warm water for 2 days. So the emergence of seedlings is accelerated. Prepared tomato seeds are planted in separate containers to avoid picking seedlings. Pre-moisten the soil.

Planting material is deepened by 0.5 cm. A thin layer of peat or fertile soil is poured on top. Landings covered with a piece of glass and polyethylene. Plants provide a temperature above 20 ° C and the absence of light.

Conditions for seedlings

Viagra tomatoes are developed under the provision of a number of conditions:

  • daytime temperature from +20 to + 25 ° С, at night - 16 ° С;
  • daylight for 14 hours;
  • moisture intake.

In the case of a short light day, the Viagra sets the backlight. Fitolampy or daylight devices. They are set at a height of 30 cm from the landings.

Tomatoes watered with warm water. Before picking, moisture is applied every 3 days, then weekly. It is important to prevent the soil from drying out. Excess moisture adversely affects the development of tomatoes and provokes blackleg disease.

Tomato seedlings Viagra dive after the appearance of 2 leaves. Tomatoes are carefully transplanted into individual containers. You can use the soil of a similar composition, as in the planting of seeds.

In April, Viagra tomatoes begin to harden to help them adapt to natural conditions. At first, the window opens for 2-3 hours for ventilation. Then landing move to the balcony.

Landing in the ground

Viagra seedlings are transferred to a permanent place in May, when the soil and air warms up. The grade is intended for cultivation in the closed soil: hotbeds, greenhouses from a film, glass, polycarbonate. With a favorable climate allowed landing in open ground.

Preparation of greenhouses for planting tomatoes begin in the fall. Topsoil is completely renewed. They dig up the earth, fertilize it with humus (5 kg per 1 sq. M), superphosphate (20 g) and potassium salt (15 g). To disinfect the soil watered with a solution of copper sulfate.

Important! Tomatoes are planted after root crops, sideratov, legumes, cabbage or cucumbers.

Planting after any varieties of tomatoes, potatoes, eggplants and peppers is not allowed. Otherwise, the soil is depleted and diseases develop.

Tomato seedlings Viagra is taken from the containers and placed in the wells. Between plants leave 40 cm. When planting in a few nearby make an interval of 50 cm.

Tomato roots fall asleep ground. Be sure to water and tie up the plants. For 7-10 days, the tomatoes are adapted to altered conditions. During this period, you should abandon irrigation and fertilization.

Grade Care

According to reviews, Viagra tomatoes give a bountiful harvest with proper care. Plants are watered, fed with minerals or organic matter. Avoid planting density and improve fruiting allows the formation of a bush.

Watering plants

The scheme of irrigation of tomatoes Viagra is formed taking into account weather conditions and the stage of plant development. Tomatoes prefer moist soil and dry air.

With an excess of moisture, the roots begin to rot, and its deficiency causes leaf twisting and shedding of buds.

Order watering tomatoes Viagra:

  • before the appearance of buds - twice a week using 3 liters of water per plant;
  • during flowering - weekly 5 l of water;
  • during the fruiting period - every 3 days, 2 liters of water.

After watering, the soil is loosened to improve the absorption of moisture and nutrients. Mulching helps preserve soil moisture. A layer of straw or peat 10 cm thick is poured on the beds.

Fertilization

Viagra tomatoes are fed with organic or minerals. 2 weeks after planting, tomatoes are watered with a solution of mullein at a concentration of 1:15.

Top dressing contains nitrogen, contributing to the growth of shoots. In the future, from the products containing nitrogen, it is better to refuse to avoid the growth of the bush Viagra.

Tip! Universal fertilizers for tomatoes are phosphorus and potassium. They are used as superphosphate and potassium salt. 10 g of water is enough for 30 g of each substance.

Between treatments make a gap of 2-3 weeks. Watering alternate with spraying tomatoes. The solution for the foliar application is prepared in a lower concentration: 10 g of mineral substances are required for a 10-liter bucket of water.

Forming a bush

Viagra tomatoes form in 1 stalk. Footmen, growing out of the leaf sinus, removed manually. Stems 5 cm long should be removed. After pinching, a sprout of 1-2 cm long is left. Tomatoes stepson every week.

Bushes varieties Viagra tie up to a support at the top. Since according to the characteristics and description of the variety of tomatoes Viagra is tall, due to tying up the bush grows straight and without kinks.

Protection against diseases and pests

The variety Viagra is resistant to tobacco mosaic and cladosporia. For the prevention of diseases comply with agricultural practices, normalized watering and aerated the greenhouse. Spraying fungicides helps reduce the risk of developing diseases.

Viagra tomatoes are attacked by aphids, whiteflies, medars and other pests. From insects used insecticides. All processing stops for 3-4 weeks before harvest.

Gardeners reviews

Elena, 26 years old, Moscow regionAfter viewing reviews and photos, I got a tomato Viagra. The seeds are well grown, after 2 months planted the tomatoes in the greenhouse. Bushes tall and powerful with long shoots. In each inflorescence is formed by 8 ovaries. Fruits as ripening acquire a red-brown color. Tomatoes are dense and tasty, long stored. I apply them for canning, after heat treatment the fruit retains its shape and does not crack. Raisa, 57, Krasnoyarsk Acquired Viagra tomatoes from online reviews, grew the variety for the first time. Seedlings grow quickly and grow well. I plant tomatoes in a heated greenhouse. In such conditions, they get sick less and produce more quickly. Tomatoes require pecking and pasynkovanie. The harvest was plentiful, most of the fruit was pickled with other vegetables. Nikolai, 68 years old, Ulyanovsk Last year, a variety of Viagra was planted on your plot. The representatives of this variety ovaries appeared before other tomatoes. The plant is tall, strong, with dense leaves and stems. On each brush 5-7 fruits are tied. The average weight of 70-90 g. Color is different from the packaging, it is less dark, with a purple tint.

Conclusion

Viagra tomatoes are remarkable for their unusual color and high yield. The variety is grown in greenhouses or greenhouses. To harvest a high crop, planting is watered and fertilized. A tall variety requires additional care, including staking and tying to the support.