Tomato Tylka F1

1.Shape– The oval (saladette) shaped tomato is attractive to buyers. Tylka F1 is shaped to sell.
3.Firmness –  Tylka F1 is hard and can withstand transportation without mashing.

Plant Type

  • Tylka F1 is an early to medium indeterminate and requires staking.
  • It is a hybrid tomato ideal for passive greenhouse and outdoor production.
  • Strong and open plant, medium foliage and highly responsive to fertilizer and irrigation.
  • First bloom appears in 35-40 days.


  • 75 days after transplanting

Production/ Yield

  • Average yield of 70-80 tonnes per acre with good agronomic practice.
  • Has a long harvesting period of 4 to 6 months


  • Elongated firm and oval fruit type (saladette).
  • Good sweet flavour.
  • Fruit size: 100-130 grams
  • Shelf life: over 21 days when harvested at mature green stage.

Disease resistance

Tylka F1 is resistant to the following diseases:

  • Tomato yellow leaf curl virus (TYLCV)
  • Tomato Mosaic Virus (ToMV): 0-2
  • Grey leaf spot
  • Fusarium crown and root rot
  • Verticillium & fusarium wilt (race 1 and 2)
  • Nematodes (M. incognita)