Data specific to Tomatoes (Edit)
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Skin Color: Red
Flesh Color: Red
Fruit Shape: Cherry
Fruit Size: Cherry
Fruit Weight: ~1/2 oz
Leaf Type: Regular-Leaf
Tomato Plant Height: 1 foot
Best Uses: Salad
Growth Mode: Dwarf (Tree-type)
Earliness: Mid-season
History: From Grandmother of Curtis Androsoff of Russia via Canada
Country: Russia

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 11 +4.4 °C (40 °F) to +7.2 °C (50 °F)
Plant Height: 8-12"
Plant Spread: 8-12"
Leaves: Other: Blue-green
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Fruiting Time: Summer
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Other info: Direct sowing into the garden not recommended. Sow seeds into sterile seed starting mix, 1/8"-1/4" deep, indoors, 6-8 weeks prior to last expected frost date. Optimal germination occurs in 7-14 days with constant moisture and soil temperatures of 75-90F.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Self
Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon

Common names
  • Tomato

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Tomatoes Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Tomatoes (Solanum lycopersicum)

« The Tomatoes Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by RachaelHunter and is called "Achillea"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.