Produces beautiful medium size fruit with meaty flesh and few seeds.
OP. Originally developed at the Belarus Institute of Vegetable Gardening and called Orange-1. Produces beautiful medium size fruit with meaty flesh and few seeds. Annual, determinate, height to 1m, frost tender.
Sow in August into trays in a glasshouse. Keep soil temp at 18-20°C for ideal germination. Prick out when true leaves appear to 4cm diagonal spacing. Pot on to small pots to further develop roots. Transplant after last frost to 40cm diagonal spacing into fertile ground in direct sun. Stake and de-lateral as needed.