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Tomato "Ondraszek" - field variety for preserves and direct consumption

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Tomato "Ondraszek" (Lycopersicon esculentum) belongs to early varieties yielding rich crops. Its fruits may be harvested 61 - 70 days after planting the seedlings. It grows slender stems with bushy habit and moderate growth strength. "Ondraszek" stands out with impressive crop structure, as its fruit weigh 100 g on average and reach a diameter of over 6 cm. The berries look great, are round, smooth and do not break nor deform. Their flesh takes on intriguing crimson-red colour that resembles the colouring of watermelon flesh. Tomatoes of this variety are hard, fleshy, have small seed chambers and almost invisible pith, and last, but not least, the taste great. They are intended for direct consumption and for preserves, predominantly juice.

One of the most important features of the "Ondraszek" tomato is that it may be grown from direct sow to the field. End of April / beginning of May would be the right time for this activity. Earlier production of seedlings in a heating interior proves to be a more effective tomato cultivation method, though. Tomatoes are sensitive to low temperatures, hence the seedlings may be transferred outside only after May 15th, when the risk of frosts has passed. Tomatoes planted on sunny and warm sites will bring better crops of more aromatic and sweeter fruit. This plant does not require special soil, yet proper organic and mineral fertilisation is important.

Each package contains 1 g of "Ondraszek" field tomato seeds. The package information contains a growing guide and the sow-by date.

  • Weight: 1 g
  • Use: direct consumption; processing to juices
  • Harvest time: 61 - 70 days after planting the seedlings
  • Growth form: bushy
  • Site: sunny, warm; fertilised soil
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The world of flowers - has been in business for more than a decade and from the very beginning we have made the quality of our products the top priority. Throughout the years we have delivered the best quality goods to tens of thousands of customers from all over the world. Their satisfaction proves that we had chosen the right way.

All seeds we sell are subject to a multi-level quality control checks and only then are carefully packed and dispatched. Our products have been awarded numerous certificates and comply with the highest standards of the European Union. Our employees are experienced gardeners who are more than happy to answer your every question.

Where do our seeds come from?

All of the seeds sold in our shop come from the best producers from across the European Union. Thanks to a long-standing cooperation with them we were able to develop the most adequate storing and dispatch conditions, guaranteeing that you always receive fresh and carefully tested batches of seeds. Exclusion of the middlemen from the whole process not only makes it possible for us to avoid sending out-of-date seeds that might have been lying too long on a warehouse shelf, but also ensures the most attractive price for top quality products.

The quality control process

All our seeds must pass a four-stage quality control process.

Stage one begins with a careful selection of the suppliers. Than we proceed with controlling their crops, foreign producers are not excluded from the quality control process. Plants are checked at every stage of their development: when they start to grow, during blooming and when they start bearing fruit (seeds). At this stage the most important thing is to ensure proper spacing of the plants. Thanks to that obtaining the desired morphological characteristics of each particular species or variety, such as colour, height and shape, can be ensured.

Stage two consists of a detailed verification tests in laboratory conditions. With the use of the highest quality equipment by the highly qualified staff, our suppliers perform more than 30 000 quality checks annually. The seeds that do not meet our requirements are subject to technological refining processes, including drying, cleaning, upgrading and testing again.

Stage three starts with sowing seeds in selected control plots. That way we obtain valuable, exact information concerning their germination that must be maintained at an appropriate level. Simultaneously, the varietal identity of each species is checked at this stage.

Stage four takes place in our warehouses and consists of eliminating seeds that have been stored for too long on our shelves and replacing them with new batches. Each package is stamped with a unique batch number and also with the sow-by-date.

All four stages combined allow us to state with confidence that the seeds we deliver comply with the highest standards and have completed all required control stages with flying colours.

Prizes and awards

The seeds we sell are widely recognized for their quality and have won many awards. Our seeds won numerous gold medals and distinctions for their high quality. The World of Flowers was also honoured for its innovative approach.

Among those awards there were: TOP INNOVATION (June 2015), GOLD MEDAL AT THE POZNAN INTERNATIONAL FAIR (2015), CONSUMER QUALITY LEADER (2014), FARMER OF THE YEAR (2014).

In addition, we have also been awarded the “IDEAL BUSINESS” certificate for two years in a row.

Germination

We are committed to selling only the highest quality seeds. Taking into consideration the efforts we make daily, please also note that plants are living organisms and their germination and growth depends on many factors, such as temperature, soil type, humidity and the frequency with that they are watered, sowing time and conditions, use of fertilizers and plant protection agents (pesticides), as well as weather and climate conditions. We provide help by sharing the accurate and up-to-date sowing and growing information, however, we cannot bear any responsibility for the plants that were not cultivated in conditions appropriate for given species.