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Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Lillian's Red Kansas Paste'

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: Lillian's Red Kansas Paste
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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)

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:

Plum

Fruit Size:

Medium (under one pound)

Days to Maturity:

Mid (69-80 days)

Fruit Colors:

Red

Seed Type:

Open-pollinated

Usage:

Fresh, salad

Canning

Disease Resistance:

Unknown - Tell us

Leaf Type:

Regular Leaf

Regional

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

Miami, Florida

Espanola, New Mexico

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Nov 24, 2012, sanpedro from Espanola, NM (Zone 6b) wrote:

This is a wispy-leaved variety that has done very well here. It is a little later and not really a paste tomato - solid, but juicy, like an elongated heart. Bold flavor and excellent production in my experience.

Neutral

On Jan 30, 2005, Big_Red from Bethelridge, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

A red plum type.