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PlantFiles: Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Market King'

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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

Profile:

1 positive
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive redwinefairy 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

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

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



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