Week 20 – May 19, 2019

Plant Information

Homeslice Tomato

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Slicer

Hardiness Degree: 45°F (7.2°C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded, Spreading

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Height: 18 - 24" (46 - 61cm)

Width: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Vigorous, yet compact plants produce early, with bountiful harvests for a long period.
A wonderful multipurpose tomato for eating fresh or cooking.

Grower Information:

  • Vigorous, compact variety produces very early and bountiful yields of exceptional slicers.
  • Perfect for patio containers and small gardens.

Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 4 to 8 weeks

Days to maturity from transplant: 60-65
Fruit characteristics: Round, red, 5-6 oz./140-170 g
Growth: Determinate
Disease resistance: High Resistance: Fusarium Race 1, Verticillium