Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Yellow Plum'

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: Yellow Plum
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Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Ferment seeds before storing

Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Cherry

Plum

Fruit Size:

Small (grape/cherry varieties)

Days to Maturity:

Early (55-68 days)

Fruit Colors:

Yellow

Seed Type:

Family heirlooms

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Drying

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Kansas City, Missouri

Lenoir City, Tennessee

Austin, Texas

Houston, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Sep 27, 2008, LenaBeanNZ from Brisbane
Australia (Zone 10b) wrote:

This is my favourite yellow cherry of the many that I have tried. Taste is superb, very meaty for a cherry tomato, but not as bland as Yellow Pear. The tall vine is vigorous and productive, and kept going long after many others when the cold started setting in. No complaints at all.

Neutral

On Jun 8, 2003, MaryvilleRick from Maryville, MO wrote:

The tag which came with my plant said it matures in 75 days. Use in salads and preserves.