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PlantFiles: Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Kewalo'

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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: Kewalo

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3 members have or want this plant for trade.

Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Seed Collecting:
Remove fleshy coating on seeds before storing
Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Ferment seeds before storing
Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Growing Habit:
Determinate

Fruit Shape:
Flat/Oblate

Fruit Size:
Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:
Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:
Red

Seed Type:
Open-pollinated
Created heirlooms

Usage:
Fresh, salad
Fresh, slicing

Disease Resistance:
Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:
Regular Leaf

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Suze_ On Apr 3, 2006, Suze_ from (Zone 7b) wrote:

Det w/uniform ripening, tolerant to bacterial wilt, tmv, nemotodes, fus. wilt, gray leaf spot. 6-8 oz flattish red fruit, from Univ. of Hawaii.

Regional...

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

Laie, Hawaii



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