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Tropic VFN Tomato

    Tropic VFN Tomato


    [Developed by U. of Florida.] This exceptionally disease-resistant variety has excellent versatility as a garden, greenhouse, or market tomato. Fruit averages 8-9 oz., is thick-walled, and tends to sit high on the vine under a protective cover of foliage. The sweet-flavored fruits ripen to red with slightly green shoulders. Recommended highly for the Mid Atlantic and hot, humid, disease-prone areas, especially where blight is a problem. (vw, fw1, asc, rkn, ab, clm, gw, st, tmv1, tmv4, sun, cr) -  (Indeterminate) 80 days. 

    Packet: Seed size varies considerably; 0.16 g unless noted (about 40-83 seeds)

    Good to start from seed in these months:

    North Florida: January-February, July-August 

    Central Florida: January-February, August-September

    South Florida: January, August-November