Tomato 'Tiger Tom'

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: Tiger Tom
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Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

36-48 in. (90-120 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

Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored

Growing Habit:

Indeterminate

Fruit Shape:

Standard

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Gold

Red-orange

Striped

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

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:

Wilsonville, Oregon

Elgin, Texas

Radford, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Jun 5, 2008, Suze_ from (Zone 7b) wrote:

Nice flavor, tangy, seedy, and juicy. A two or three bite tomato. Productive, attractive fruits.

Neutral

On Nov 25, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 70 day , red-orange with yellow orange stripes, 6 ounce round cultivar. tried this one in Radford in the 80's. Prolific yield of basebal size tomatoes, that were pretty. Did not care for them as an eating tomato.

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