First ship date is March 22. Free shipping with $35 purchase! Please note: We now ship via UPS.
Loads of 1 1/2″ to 2″ green fruits are perfect for making salsa…
70 days. OP. Plants get to 4′ high and wide, and get loaded with round, green fruits in a tan, papery husk. Earlier than Cisineros, and smaller fruited. Harvest when fruits are still green and not quite filling the husk for the tart flavor that Salsa Verde is known for. If allowed to turn yellowish and split the husk, they will have a sweeter flavor, which is nice in fruit salsas. They do require a second tomatillo plant (of any variety) for polination, so please order at least 2 tomatillo plants. Tomatillos are naturally skinny and lanky and delicate in the seedling stage, so please handle with care while unpacking.
Within 24 hours of receiving your order, we will e-mail you with a shipping date that we choose based on your last frost date. You are welcome to change the date to any other shipping week. Just respond to the e-mail and tell us when you want your plants. Our first shipping date is late March, weather permitting. We will not have plants available before then.
Our plants are sustainably raised in our own potting mix. We use only organic fertilizers and sprays if needed. We have been growing and selling plants since 1997.
Our plants are shipped in individual 3″ deep pots, and are ready to be planted out in your garden.
We package our plants with extreme care so they arrive undamaged at your doorstep. Each plant is tucked into its own padded sleeve. The soil in each pot is covered so it will not spill out. A plant tag identifying the variety is included with each plant.
We ship every Monday and Tuesday, from late March through May, according to your location or your request. We currently ship to every state except Hawaii and Alaska.