Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Garden Pearl'

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: Garden Pearl
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Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 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:

Determinate

Fruit Shape:

Cherry

Fruit Size:

Small (grape/cherry varieties)

Days to Maturity:

Early (55-68 days)

Fruit Colors:

Pink

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Capistrano Beach, California

Houston, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Jun 22, 2007, Patbarr from Sheffield
United Kingdom (Zone 7b) wrote:

This is a very early and prolific plant. It is ideal for tubs and baskets and has masses of rich tangy cherry sized pinkish- red fruits for months on end. Nice compact habit.

Neutral

On Oct 5, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A compact pink cherry tomato.