tomato - Knowledgebase Question

cape coral, Fl
Question by jones123
December 15, 2009
what is the difference in a determinate and indeterminate tomato


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Answer from NGA
December 15, 2009

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Indeterminate tomatoes grow and bear all season until frost, on an ongoing basis. Determinate tomatoes bear their fruit over a concentrated period of time and then stop growing and stop bearing. If you are canning, for instance, you might prefer to grow a determinate type. If your primary interest is in fresh eating over a long season you might prefer an indeterminate type of tomato.

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