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Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Palestinian'

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: Palestinian
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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:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Seed Collecting:

Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds

Ferment seeds before storing

Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Plum

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Late (more than 80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Canning

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Sep 5, 2011, rspoilsport from Yellow Springs, OH wrote:

I've grown and carefully compared over twenty varieties of tomatoes. This one consistently ranks near the top in flavor. It ranks at the very top for yield and bears early to boot.

Neutral

On Sep 30, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A dark pink paste tomato.