Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Sunbrite'

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: Sunbrite
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Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 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:

Standard

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

American hybrid

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Fresh, slicing

Canning

Disease Resistance:

Verticillium Wilt (V)

Fusarium Wilt (F)

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Honeoye Falls, New York

Hanover, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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2
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RatingContent
Neutral

On Aug 1, 2011, cmccrell from Honeoye Falls, NY wrote:

I planted this in a 15-gallon pot on my deck, in a mixture of organic potting soil, cow manure, a sprinkling of sand, some peat moss,Tomato Tone, and a bit of hydrated lime and accompanied by marigolds, and braced it against an arbor on which clematis climbs. It did very well, despite the heat, watered twice a day as needed (morning and midafternoon), with weekly additional feedings of a weak fish solution and a spritz of diatomaceous earth now and then . Lower leaves began to yellow and spot early on, so I removed the leaves, checked the pH and added more hydrated lime and a bit more Tomato Tone, and it recovered fully.

The plant has produced bundles of tomatoes in threes and fours, in good quantity, and fruit size is generally baseball-sized, with good flavor, fairly m... read more

Neutral

On Feb 19, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 1992 entry from Asgrow. it has resistance to verticillium wilt race 1, fusarium wilt races 1 and 2, alternaria stem canker,and gray leaf spot.