Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Gold Dust'

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: Gold Dust
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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 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:

Early (55-68 days)

Fruit Colors:

Gold

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Fresh, slicing

Disease Resistance:

Verticillium Wilt (V)

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:

Corte Madera, California

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jul 29, 2009, Moonglow from Corte Madera, CA wrote:

Notes based on Sunset Zone 17 growing conditions. This plant is earlier than Sun Gold! Prolific compact plant is disease-free. Fruit is firm when ripe. BEST used for stuffing (IMHO).

Will grow again next year.

Neutral

On Mar 22, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

An 8 - 10 ounce golden globe shaped tomato from the University of New Hampshire.