Tomatillo Seeds - Rio Grande Verde

Tomatillo Seeds - Rio Grande Verde

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Packet $4.99
1 Ounce $34.69
1/4 Pound $94.49 ($23.62/ounce) 32% Savings
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  • Largest tomatillo on the market
  • Heirloom; Bush Spreading Plant
  • Perfect for Salsa Verde or Chile Verde; Largest Market Tomatillo
  • Heavy Self-Seeder; Prefers Full Sun Exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 3 ounces
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Spreading, Upright

Flavor Profile Tangy; Juicy; Slightly Acidic
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fast Growing
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages High Yielding

About Tomatillo Seeds - Rio Grande Verde

Lycopersicon esculentum

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed
Plant Type Semi-determinate

Grow Heirloom Tomatillos - Plant Rio Grande Verde Tomatillo Seeds

The perfect tomatillo for salsa verde or chile verde! Rio Grande Verde Tomatillo plants will not disappoint, as it produces one of the largest tomatillos on the market! Look for the husks to dry and split to mark maturity, fruit will remain apple green. Excellent flavor, heavy re-seeder.

Planting Information

Planting Tomatillo Seeds - Rio Grande Verde

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4-1/2 inch
Plant Spacing 18 to 36 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Tomatillo Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 402
1 Ounce 38,000
1/4 Pound 152,000

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