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Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum 'Great White') in the Tomatoes Database

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Botanical names:
Solanum lycopersicum Accepted
Lycopersicon lycopersicum Synonym

Data specific to Tomatoes (Edit)
Heredity: Open Pollinated
Skin Color: White
Flesh Color: White
Fruit Shape: Beefsteak
Fruit Size: Large
Fruit Weight: 12 oz.
Leaf Type: Regular-Leaf
Tomato Plant Height: 7 feet
Best Uses: Slicing
Growth Mode: Indeterminate
Earliness: Late
Country: USA

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 11 +4.4 °C (40 °F) to +7.2 °C (50 °F)
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Size: Under 1"
Uses: Vegetable
Suitable as Annual
Edible Parts: Fruit
Resistances: Rabbit Resistant
Toxicity: Leaves are poisonous
Roots are poisonous
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem


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Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on Sep 3, 2013 2:54 PM

A pale yellow beefsteak that performs reasonably well. Size is comparable to Golden Ponderosa but lower yield and less taste. Large indeterminate vine.

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Posted by robertduval14 (Mason, New Hampshire - Zone 5b) on Dec 10, 2013 3:08 PM

Grew this heirloom cultivar for the first time during the 2013 growing season. Large indeterminate vine, but production was fairly low. The tomatoes produced were of a nice size and heavy. Even, pale yellow coloration throughout. Taste was good but not great. Probably won't go this route again, but would recommend it to those who may be interested in trying it.

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