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Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Moneymaker'

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: Moneymaker
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Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

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:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Standard

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Fresh, slicing

Disease Resistance:

Fusarium Wilt (F)

Verticillium Wilt (V)

Root Nematodes (N)

Tobacco Mosaic (T)

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Regional

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

Sun City, California

Denver, Colorado

Arabi, Georgia

Dacula, Georgia

Fort Worth, Texas

Liberty Hill, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Oct 20, 2011, risingcreek from sun city, CA (Zone 9a) wrote:

did quite well in our hot socal climate.

Neutral

On Jul 3, 2011, pwilmarth from Denver, CO wrote:

Made for hot climates but happy in any setting, Produces deep red fruits that weigh about 7 to 8 ounces, and arise by the many dozen on extra-vigorous plants. Expect the vines to reach 5 feet or so, just studded with fruit. MoneyMaker's flavor is a full, meaty, sweet bite.

Positive

On May 28, 2004, ukcanadaman from Toronto
wrote:

This is a popular variety in English greenhouses.I obtain seeds from relatives over there and start them off on a sunny windowsill.I have never had a failure with them,there taste is delicious,something like the Tiny Tim taste but on a medium sized fruit.The inside is mostly juice with very little pulp.I love them,so tasty,I am growing them in Ontario Canada,we get hot humid summers,another favourite I grow along side is the Lemon Boy VFN,another tasty fruit.