Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'La Carotina'

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: La Carotina
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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:

Unknown - Tell us

Fruit Size:

Unknown - Tell us

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red-orange

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, slicing

Canning

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Dec 23, 2004, Big_Red from Bethelridge, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

".....blood orange fruits are extra high in carotine and have rich sweet carroty flavor."