Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Large Mennonite Heritage'

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: Large Mennonite Heritage
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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

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Beefsteak

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Large (over one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Late (more than 80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Pink

Red

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Fresh, slicing

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Potato Leaf

Regional

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

Elgin, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jul 1, 2008, Suze_ from (Zone 7b) wrote:

80-85 days, indet., potato leaf, moderate yield of 8-18 oz dark pink beefsteaks with very good flavor.

Neutral

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

90 days. (Indeterminate) Attractive plump red tomatoes with a slight green shoulder. The fruits ripen over a long period.