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Solanum Lycopersicum

Botanical Name:

Solanum lycopersicum

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Sun
6+ hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Vine, Annual, Edible, Poisonous, Vegetable, Herb.

Lifespan

Perennial, Annual

Flower

Yellow 5 petaled blooms with recurved petals in clusters of 3 to 12. Stamens are partially fused to the pistils.

Fruit

A red or yellow berry, though cultivars exist in oranges, greens, pinks, and purples in various sizes., Fruit red, orange or yellow, globose, ovoid to pyriform berries, 1–10 cm diameter, often depressed or irregularly lobed, glabrous and smooth, pericarp thick, sweet-tasting

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Taxonomy

Order

Solanales

Family

Solanaceae

Genus

Solanum

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