Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Lycopersicon lycopersicum, Celebrity, Tomato

Common Name: Tomato

Family: Solanaceae

Genus: Lycopersicon

Species: lycopersicum

Cultivar or Variety: Celebrity

Characteristics of Plant
Growth Habit
Determinate

Days to Maturity
70-80 days

Fruit Size
6-8 ounces

Fruit
Red

Soil pH
6.0 to 6.5

Additional Uses
Direct Sow
Container

Life Cycle
Annual

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8
Zone 9
Zone 10

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring

Germination Temperature
70-80 F

Seed Sowing Depth
1/8th"

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Yes

Days to Germination
7-10 days

Sun Exposure
Full Sun

Plant Height
4 -6 feet

Plant Form
Upright
Branching

Nutritional Needs
Moist
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed
Stem Fragments

Additional Uses
Containers

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