(1-1 1/2 oz.) Purple Tomatillo is even sweeter than green tomatillos when totally ripe. Wait one week after fruit drops off the plant for sweetest taste and deepest purple color. 70 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.