Tomato
Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'The Dutchman'

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
Registered or introduced: c1920
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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:

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

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

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

An 85 day dark pink beefsteak.

Neutral

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.