Solanum lycopersicum var. cerasiforme 'Sun Gold Cherry'
Sun Gold Cherry Tomato
|Scientific Name||Solanum lycopersicum var. cerasiforme 'Sun Gold Cherry'|
|Principal Common Name||Sun Gold Cherry Tomato|
|Synonym||Lycopersicon esculentum cerasiforme Sun Gold|
|Description||Once voted the sweetest tomato ever by discerning English Gardeners. A luscious, bite size golden beautiful over-flowing with an abundance of fruits. Thin-skinned, with a juicy flesh that holds its sweet-fresh-from-the-vine flavor. Golden orange, small, round, Very early, and a heavy cropper both indoors and in greenhouses. Cascading trusses are smothered in fruits that remain ripe and ready for picking over long periods of time.|
|General Comments||Steve Goto says, "This one is a must in your garden."|
|Nativity||Central and South America|
|Height Range||2 - 8 FT|
|Spread Range||2 - 8 FT|
|Sunset Zones||1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24|
|USDA Zones||1 : 2a : 2b : 3a : 3b : 4a : 4b : 5a : 5b : 6a : 6b : 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b : 9a : 9b : 10a : 10b : 11|
|Leaf Texture||Hairy : Toothed|
|Form||Edible : Vine|
|Flower Time||Spring : Summer : Fall|
|Ease of Growing||Easy|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)|
|Outstanding Features||Edible : Flavor|
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