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PlantFiles: Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Topsy Tom'

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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: Topsy Tom

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Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
15-18 in. (38-45 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:
Determinate

Fruit Shape:
Cherry

Fruit Size:
Small (grape/cherry varieties)

Days to Maturity:
Early (55-68 days)

Fruit Colors:
Red

Seed Type:
American hybrid
French hybrid

Usage:
Fresh, salad

Disease Resistance:
Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:
Regular Leaf

Profile:

No positives
1 neutral
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Farmerdill On Nov 17, 2012, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

"71 days. Perfect for popular "upside down" tomato planters. Semi determinate 18 in/45 cm trailing pliable stems hold the small 1 1/4 in/2 3/4 cm, 6 oz/16.7 g red sweet fruit (5-9 per stem). Well branched stems ship well and are wind tolerant." Stokes



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