Tomato 'San Diego'

Lycopersicon lycopersicum

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: San Diego
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Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Standard

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Unknown - Tell us

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Fresh, slicing

Canning

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:

Fallbrook, California

Huntington Beach, California

La Jolla, California

Oceanside, California

San Diego, California

Santa Clara, California

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Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Jun 3, 2016, pforrester from Fallbrook, CA wrote:

I have grown tomatoes for years. I planted a San Diego last fall and it began producing tomatoes by April. However, it has Fusarium Wilt. I have never had that on my tomatoes before. I live in North San Diego Count 10a. It still is producing lot of tomatoes but hope it doesn't spread the disease to my other favorite tomatoes-Champion! They are the best.

Positive

On Sep 13, 2006, stocks from Santa Clara, CA wrote:

Also by far my best tomato this year. I prefer it to Brandywine, Caspian Pink, Boxcar Willie, German Queen, and Mr. Stripey. I have one plant that is completely loaded with large, perfectly round, bright red, tomatoes that have a thin skin that doesn't crack and just enough acidity to provide a superb taste. My first tomato was early July and it appears that I will still be getting tomatoes from it in October. I hope I will be lucky enough to see this variety again next spring at my local Summerwind's nursery.

Positive

On Aug 15, 2006, BlackMamba from La Jolla, CA wrote:

By far my favorite tomato in the garden this year. My one San Diego plant yielded about 10-12 large, tasty, beautiful red tomatoes. I will definitely be planting more next year. Yummy!!

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