This plant can be grown in an open garden or under film. Many gardeners cultivate Marusya, the plant tolerates hot weather and lack of moisture. Tasty and beautiful fruits will be a real decoration of your table. After reading the article, you will find out the full description and characteristics of the variety of tomato Marusya.
Description and characteristics of tomato Marusya
The variety is medium early, the harvest can begin to be harvested after about three and a half months after planting the seedlings. The bush does not exceed fifty - one hundred centimeters, the fruits with their bundles resemble clusters of grapes. One of the main differences of the plant is excellent resistance to fusarium and verticillus. With each square meter of land, you can get about eight kilograms of crop. Fruits are red, plum-shaped, weighing between sixty and eighty kilograms. They are not prone to cracking, they do not fall on the beds before harvesting, they have a rich taste and strong skin.
The variety does not impose any requirements for care, and beginner gardeners and professionals are happy to be engaged in its cultivation. The plant is determinant, having formed the main stem, it ceases to be pulled upwards. Formation Marousi large-scale, escape one, sometimes comes to two.
Use them for making salads, pickling, fresh storage. It is recommended to grow Marusya for commercial purposes. Natural growth region and cultivation features in other regions
The tomato plant is obliged by its origin to Russian breeders, who in 2007 brought this plant to the attention of gardeners. At the same time, the variety was entered into the State Register, the seeds were certified and got an opportunity to be sold in special stores.
The variety is perfectly grown in open ground or in greenhouse conditions, it is cultivated without any problems in the areas of Central Russia.
Advantages and disadvantages
Marusia will be recognized by the following indicators:
- distinguished by disease resistance;
- does not respond to temperature fluctuations;
- abundant fruiting;
- tomatoes are famous for their characteristic density;
- the vegetable can be kept fresh for a long time, canned;
- can be grown for commercial purposes;
- Tomatoes have beneficial properties for the gastrointestinal tract.
Sowing seeds for seedlings
Tomato Marusya refers to varieties that are cultivated through the cultivation of seedlings. For this, the seeds must be sown for fifty to fifty-five days before moving the seedlings to the beds.
Ground tank preparation
The landing boxes or cups are filled with a soil mixture consisting of two fractions of sod land, the same amount of humus and one fraction of sand.
the seed material is preliminarily decontaminated, soaked, and hardened. Then the seeds should be decomposed on the surface of the soil, abundantly moistened with manganese solution or phytosporin. Then they are sprinkled with soil, the layer of which does not exceed two centimeters.Sowing seeds for seedlings
boxes of crops are placed in a room where the temperature is about sixteen degrees heat. When the first shoots appear, the temperature can be slightly lowered so that the seedlings are not too stretched to a height.
Ten days later, the sprouts are fed with complex fertilizer formulations. Most often for this purpose use the special complexes acquired in shops.
Transplantation of tomatoes in open ground
It is best to plant seedlings for a permanent place at a time when the threat of night frosts disappears and the soil warms up sufficiently to the depth of the planting hole. It is best to stick to the scheme "sixty to seventy" centimeters. By the way, a week before the upcoming transplantation, seedlings are recommended to be fed with mineral compounds, in which potassium and phosphorus predominate.Tomato bushes Marusya in the open ground
Grade care after transplanting
On the tomato bushes, which are starting to grow, they cut off all the stepchildren to the first flower brush.
During water procedures it is recommended to loosen the soil, removing weeds. It is necessary to feed the plant according to a scheme acceptable for most tomato varieties.
Features fruiting varieties
To improve the yield of Marusya, it is necessary to carry out the removal of stepsons in a timely manner. The correct location of the leaves and the forming tomatoes helps to hide the crop from sunlight, so that the crop ripens normally and is protected from burns. It should be noted that the variety is high-yielding in any conditions, it is able to tie fruit even in the most unfavorable conditions. Ripe tomatoes do not fall off, remain on the bushes until harvesting.
- Phytophthalosis of tomatoes
- Spider mite on tomatoes
- Whitefly on tomatoes
Diseases and their prevention
Although tomato plant and has a good resistance to the most popular diseases. But still it is necessary for preventive purposes to perform treatment with special means. Here are the main diseases and pests that the Marusya variety is prone to:
- late blight;
- spider mite
Fitosporin is used against late blight with the addition of whey and a small amount of iodine. Effective as the infusion of wood ash. In the fight with the whitefly will help Condifor, ash, lime and tobacco dust will protect from the bed slugs. If a spider bed mite with tomatoes is found, it is necessary to treat Karbofos.
Gardeners assure that Marusya gets accustomed even in a dry climate. The versatility of ripe vegetables allows you to enjoy the delicious taste of tomatoes at any time of the year. Tomato variety is really universal, it is often found on the shelves of shops and markets.