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PlantFiles: Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Heinz 1439'

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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: Heinz 1439

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Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Seed Collecting:
Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Ferment seeds before storing

Growing Habit:
Determinate

Fruit Shape:
Standard

Fruit Size:
Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:
Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:
Red

Seed Type:
Open-pollinated

Usage:
Canning

Disease Resistance:
Verticillium Wilt (V)
Fusarium Wilt (F)

Leaf Type:
Regular Leaf

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Gardeners' Notes:

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

A round red processing tomato from Heinz that has a following among home gardeners. It is a nice looking round red averaging 6 ounces. It does have concentrated set so one has a lot of tomatoes for making ketchup, canning etc.

Regional...

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

Corona, California



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