Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Weeping Tom'

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: Weeping Tom
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Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Pear

Fruit Size:

Small (grape/cherry varieties)

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Pink

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Canning

Drying

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Potato Leaf

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

East Flat Rock, North Carolina

Elgin, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On May 2, 2006, winterfly from East Flat Rock, NC wrote:

Potato leaf plant, pear or teardrop shape, .5 to 1.5 oz pink fruit. Taste is on the sweet side, and to my tastebuds, excellent.