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PlantFiles: Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Grandma's Pick'

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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: Grandma's Pick

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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:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Growing Habit:
Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:
Beefsteak

Fruit Size:
Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:
Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:
Red

Seed Type:
American hybrid
French hybrid

Usage:
Fresh, salad
Fresh, slicing

Disease Resistance:
Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:
Regular Leaf

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No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Dec 30, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A hybrid version of the Ugly tomato from D. Palmer.Fruits run 10-14 ounces. Fruits are really ugly and plant is very susceptible to Fusarium. Of the six varieties in the same patch, Grandma's Pick is the only one showing effects of Fusarium. It will grow here but not well.

Regional...

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

Augusta, Georgia



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