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Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Topsy 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: 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

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

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