Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Forest Fire'

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: Forest Fire
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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 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

Growing Habit:

Determinate

Fruit Shape:

Standard

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Early (55-68 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Unknown - Tell us

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Regional

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

North Sioux City, South Dakota

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Aug 5, 2013, Hildebrd from North Sioux City, SD wrote:

Started seed from Caseys in Canada. Placed out under Walls of water late April (Last Frost usually in May) Survived a May 1 snowfall in Wall of Water. As a 50 day tomato I was hoping for eating this by July 4. Did not happen. July 15 or so.
Medium size; some BER, fairly nice taste. May do again

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On Apr 23, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

An extra early 3 -5 ounce round red fruit from Peters Seed Research. Similar to Prarie Fire but firmer and more crack resistant. (45 days)