If you want to grow not only delicious, but also very healthy tomatoes, you will certainly be interested in the Fairy's Gift tomato variety, the fruits of which are distinguished by a high content of beta-carotene. And this is not their only advantage.
Early ripening, resistance to most diseases and good yields are all characteristics of the variety. Read its detailed description in our article, get acquainted with the peculiarities of growing and other nuances.
Tomatoes Fairy Gift: variety description
|Variety name||Fairy's Gift|
|general description||Early maturing, determinant tomato variety for cultivation in greenhouses and open field|
|Ripening period||85-100 days|
|The form||Weakly ribbed, heart-shaped|
|Average weight of tomatoes||110-115 grams|
|Variety yield||9 kg per square meter|
|Growing features||Standard agricultural technology|
|Disease resistance||Resistant to major diseases|
Tomato "Fairy's Gift" does not belong to hybrid varieties and cannot boast of the presence of F1 hybrids of the same name. This is an early ripe tomato variety, since from the moment of full sprouting to full ripening of the fruit, it takes from 85 to 100 days.
The height of the determinant bushes of this plant is about one meter. (You can read about indeterminate varieties here). The bushes are covered with medium-sized dark green leaves. They are not standard.
The Fairy's Gift tomato variety is highly resistant to diseases such as tobacco mosaic virus, fusarium wilting and verticillosis.
You can grow it not only in a greenhouse, but also in unprotected soil. About 9 kilograms of fruit are obtained from one square meter of planting.
As for the yield of other varieties, you will find this information in the table:
|Fairy's Gift||9 kg per square meter|
|Banana red||3 kg per square meter|
|Nastenka||10-12 kg per square meter|
|Olya la||20-22 kg per square meter|
|Dubrava||2 kg per bush|
|Countryman||18 kg per square meter|
|Golden jubilee||15-20 kg per square meter|
|Pink spam||20-25 kg per square meter|
|Diva||8 kg per bush|
|Yamal||9-17 kg per square meter|
|Golden heart||7 kg per square meter|
The Fairy's Gift tomatoes are distinguished by their heart-shaped, slightly ribbed fruits of a dense consistency. Unripe fruits are light green in color, and after ripening they turn orange. Each fruit contains at least four chambers and has an average dry matter content.
The average weight of these tomatoes ranges from 110 to 115 grams. They have a pleasant sweetish taste and can be stored for a long time.
And in the table below you will find such a characteristic as the weight of fruits in other varieties of tomatoes:
|Variety name||Fruit weight (grams)|
|The Golden Fleece||85-100|
This variety of tomatoes was developed by Russian breeders in the 21st century. Tomatoes of this type can be grown in any region of the Russian Federation. The Fairy's Gift tomatoes are used for making fresh salads, pickling and whole-fruit canning. In addition, tomato paste and juice are prepared from them.
Fairy's Gift tomatoes have the following positive qualities:
- High productivity.
- Disease resistance.
- Good taste of the fruit.
- Increased beta-carotene content.
There were no flaws in this tomato.
The Fairy's Gift tomatoes are characterized by the formation of inflorescences of an intermediate type and the presence of joints on the stalks. Sowing seeds for seedlings is carried out 55-60 days before planting in the ground. No more than six plants should be placed on one square meter of land.
These tomatoes need a garter to support and pinch. They are best formed into three stems.
It is very important to use the correct soil for both seedlings and mature plants in greenhouses. We will tell you about what types of soil for tomatoes exist, how to prepare the correct soil yourself and how to prepare the soil in a greenhouse in spring for planting.
Do not forget about such agrotechnical techniques when planting tomatoes as watering, loosening, mulching, feeding.
- Organic, mineral, phosphorus, complex and ready-made fertilizers, for seedlings and TOP of the best.
- Yeast, iodine, ammonia, hydrogen peroxide, ash, boric acid.
- What is foliar dressing and when picking, how to carry it out.
Diseases and pests
Tomato "Fairy's Gift" shows high resistance to the most dangerous diseases of tomatoes in greenhouses, but you can still carry out preventive treatments of plants with fungicides and take other protective measures. Read more about alternaria and late blight, about ways to prevent late blight and varieties that are resistant to it.
Most often, tomatoes are threatened by such pests as Colorado beetles and their larvae, aphids, thrips, spider mites and slugs. On our site you will find a lot of useful information about fighting them:
- How to get rid of aphids and thrips.
- Modern methods of dealing with the Colorado potato beetle.
- How to effectively resist spider mites.
- Proven ways to get rid of slugs.
With proper care, the tomatoes of the above-described variety will delight you with a rich harvest of the most healthy fruits of a bright sunny color, which will appeal to both adults and children.
In the table below you will find links to informative articles about tomato varieties with different ripening times:
|Super early||Early ripe||Medium early|
|Ultra-early f1||Early love||Golden king|
|Riddle||Apples in the snow||King London|
|White filling||Visibly invisible||Pink Bush|
|F1 Moscow stars||My love f1||The mystery of nature|
|Debut||Crimson giant||New Konigsberg|