Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Olena Ukrainian'

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: Olena Ukrainian
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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:

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:

Beefsteak

Fruit Size:

Large (over one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Late (more than 80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Pink

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, slicing

Canning

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Potato Leaf

Regional

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

Miami, Florida

Ijamsville, Maryland

Houston, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Aug 14, 2006, bluekat76 from Ijamsville, MD (Zone 6b) wrote:

Great tomato! Rich and meaty, a pretty slicer with small seed pockets. Beautiful pink color with slightly ribbed shoulders - most weigh a little less than a pound. They hang in clusters of 3 or 4. This is my first year growing them. Yield is consistent - a 2-3 a week. I usually pick twice a week.

Neutral

On Dec 19, 2004, Big_Red from Bethelridge, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

"Large potato leaf plant produces 1-2 lb. blemish free pink globes of superb quality. Seed from Russia, Olena Warshona, Odessa, Ukraine."