Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Early Wonder'

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: Early Wonder
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Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 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:

Semi-determinate

Fruit Shape:

Standard

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Early (55-68 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Fresh, slicing

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

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:

Capistrano Beach, California

Oceanside, California

San Clemente, California

Jupiter, Florida

Casey, Iowa (2 reports)

Moss Point, Mississippi

Fort Worth, Texas

Houston, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
2
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jan 19, 2006, Suze_ from (Zone 7b) wrote:

Not that early for me. Stupice, Moskvich and a couple of cherry varieties beat the two plants I set out by a week or more for first ripe fruit. Taste was kind of bland for a homegrown tomato. In no hurry to grow again.

Neutral

On Mar 28, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

An early round red introduced in 1950 by Burgess Seed and Plant Co. Compare to Victor

Positive

On Jan 14, 2004, aceayers from Casey, IA wrote:

Then best early that I've grown. Great taste for an early variety. IMO better that stupice.