Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Market King'

Family: Solanaceae (so-lan-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lycopersicon (ly-koh-PER-see-kon) (Info)
Species: lycopersicum (ly-koh-PER-see-kum) (Info)
Cultivar: Market King
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Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Standard

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Fresh, slicing

Canning

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Apr 7, 2013, redwinefairy from Sleaford
United Kingdom wrote:

Hi
I have been looking for ages for Market King tomato plants or seeds. My father owned a nursery which provided these tomatoes for sale. I absolutely adore the taste!! Has anyone any idea where I can find them? Thank you

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On Sep 15, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A small red cluster type, very similar to Money Maker.