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PlantFiles: Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Cupid'

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: Cupid

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6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

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:

Fruit Shape:

Fruit Size:
Small (grape/cherry varieties)

Days to Maturity:
Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Seed Type:
American hybrid

Fresh, salad

Disease Resistance:
Fusarium Wilt (F)

Leaf Type:
Regular Leaf


No positives
2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Neutral davek717 On Apr 26, 2011, davek717 from Warrenville, IL wrote:

I grew several in 2010 and they were absolutely awesome. Never thought a grape or cherry tomato could taste so good! And pretty nice plants. Relatively prolific. Did not crack. Nice crisp bites. Friends say it was like eating candy.
BUT!!!! I grew many more in 2011. In many different settings and packets from two different companies (Jung and T.Tomatoes again), and they were certainly NOT THE SAME!. It lacked the flavor. The flavor wasn't there and my friends said the same. It wasn't the same hybrid.
I changed from positive to neutral on the rating. Growing something else next year, looking for the best grape...

Neutral Farmerdill On Apr 1, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 2003 fresh market grape type tomato from Seminis (Petoseed). It has resistance to Fusarium wilt race 1, 2, Alternaria stem canker, bacterial speck race 0, and gray leaf spot.


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

Warrenville, Illinois
Bark River, Michigan

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