(3 oz.) Grande Rio Verde Tomatillo is the largest tomatillo you can grow. It has excellent flavor and is good in salsa. The fruit are apple-green and weigh 3-4 oz. Try it grilled on kebabs. 85 days.
Tomatillo (P. ixocarpa)
13,700 seeds/oz. 14 days, 75-90°F.
Start early indoors and transplant after last frost or direct seed when soil temperature is above 75°F. Barely cover seed. Plants grow as sprawling bushes, 2’ tall. Harvest when husks start to turn brown and split or fruit drops from plant.