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Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Black Mavr'

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: Black Mavr
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Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

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:

Semi-determinate

Fruit Shape:

Plum

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Early (55-68 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Brown

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Unknown - Tell us

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Logan, Utah

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jan 23, 2013, RiverNymph from the Mountains, CO (Zone 4a) wrote:

I have to be honest. Upon research, this is obviously the identical replica of 'black plum' or 'black plum paste'. Some one tried to re-name it and call it their own. Lame.