Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Wild Cherry'

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: Wild Cherry
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Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

N/A

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:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Cherry

Fruit Size:

Small (grape/cherry varieties)

Days to Maturity:

Early (55-68 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Family heirlooms

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Disease Resistance:

Tobacco Mosaic (T)

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Regional

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

Dacula, Georgia

Chanute, Kansas

Bay City, Michigan

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Sep 5, 2008, notmartha from Bay City, MI (Zone 6a) wrote:

One of the best cherry tomatoes I have ever had. Very sweet and tasty.