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PlantFiles: Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'The Dutchman'

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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: The Dutchman
Additional cultivar information: (aka Dutchman, Der Dutchman)
Hybridized by Gleckler; Year of Registration or Introduction: c1920

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2 members have or want this plant for trade.

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:
Unknown - Tell us

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:
Regular Leaf

Profile:

No positives
2 neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral Farmerdill On Oct 15, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

An 85 day dark pink beefsteak.

Neutral Big_Red On Mar 28, 2005, Big_Red from Bethelridge, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

This old heirloom was nearly extinct until resurrected by Gleckers Seedman in 1958. Fruits are large (up to 3 lbs) and pink in color. Good slicing variety.



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