Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Tsar-Kolokol'

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: Tsar-Kolokol
Additional cultivar information:(aka Tsar of Bells)
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Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

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:

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:

Heart

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Late (more than 80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Pink

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Fresh, slicing

Canning

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Regional

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

Long Beach, California

Miami, Florida

Ozark, Missouri

Elgin, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 12, 2008, Suze_ from (Zone 7b) wrote:

Great variety - when allowed to get very ripe, has a luscious juicy, slurpy texture. Complex/intense flavor, on the sweet side, but definitely not bland. A new favorite. Lovely dark pink fruits, almost raspberry pink in color. Avg productivity. 5-12 oz fruits.