Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum Form: Climbing
Common Name:tomato Texture:Coarse
Family Name:SolanaceaeHabit: Upright
Plant Type: Annual, Greenhouse produce plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):2 - 3m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: South America Hardiness Zone:Zone 2: (-46 to -40 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glandular hairs, Distinctive smell, Odd-pinnate, Ovate, Pinnately lobed
Flowers: Raceme, Yellow, Sep- Jul- Aug
Fruit: Berry (true), Edible, Red
Exposure: Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Bedding plant, Herb, Urban agriculture
Key ID Features:Leaves pinnately compound, leaflets fuzzy, irregularly lobed and sized; florets yellow, in raceme-like cymes; berries usually red.