Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Ponderosa'

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: Ponderosa
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Height:

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Spacing:

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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

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Seed Collecting:

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Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Flat/Oblate

Beefsteak

Fruit Size:

Large (over one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Late (more than 80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Pink

Purple

Seed Type:

Commercial heirloom

Usage:

Fresh, slicing

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Regional

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

Lilburn, Georgia

Clearfield, Kentucky

Thayer, Missouri

Houston, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Sep 19, 2009, coleridgedane from Marietta, GA (Zone 7a) wrote:

Huge beefsteak-like fruit that taste better than Brandywine. Plant is extremely spreading but I've had luck with pruning it. The rest of the fruit got bigger & ripened faster.