Tomatoes, preparing seeds for sowing
Use various methods of seed preparation for sowing of tomatoes for tomato development, accelerate growth and increase yields.
Any preparation of seeds for sowing begins with the sorting.
Tomato grower used the biggest seeds, damaged, fine and debris you must remove.
Large tomato seeds, it is advisable to check for the density in the prepared saline solution.
In one liter of water add two tablespoons of salt and mix. Then placed in the vessel selected tomato seeds, and mix well.
In a few minutes the seeds of the tomato, remaining on the surface removed, others can be used for growing tomatoes.
After this procedure, the seed should be thoroughly washed.
Also tomato seeds may carry diseases that will affect the future crop. It is advisable to disinfect them in a solution of potassium permanganate.
200 ml of water 0.2 g of potassium permanganate. Tomato seeds should be kept in the solution for 20 minutes, then rinse well under running water.
To accelerate germination of tomato seeds and growing seedlings, they should just soak in water during the day.
Then tomato seeds dried to flowability. We can assume that the preparation of tomato seeds is complete, you can begin planting.