The Q&A Archives: Scientific Name for Tomato

Question: What is the scientific name for the Delicious Tomato Plant?

Answer: Plants are classified in the following way:<br>Family<br>Genus<br>Species<br>Variety<br><br>The botanical name for your tomato is:<br>Family: Solanaceae<br>Genus: Lycopersicum<br>Species: esclentum<br>Variety: 'delicious'<br><br>Hope the information is helpful.

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