Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Dad's Barber Paste'

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: Dad's Barber Paste
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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Handling plant may cause skin irritation or allergic reaction

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Plum

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Late (more than 80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Canning

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Gardeners' Notes:

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0
neutrals
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RatingContent
Positive

On Feb 26, 2010, dlbailey from Central Valley, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

Vigrous and productive heirloom paste tomato from Tomatofest. Roma type with a tapered end and green tops. Very delicious and great for making tomato sauce. Seems to do well in hot, dry regions.