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Smetana, J., Traunfeld, J., and Yen, P. (2019) GE 136 Tomatoes. University of Maryland Extension, University of Maryland, College Park
Solanum lycopersicum is an herbaceous, usually sprawling plant in the nightshade family that is typically cultivated for its edible fruit. This publication briefly describes the types and varieties available from seed catalogs, and provides general instruction for planting, cultivation, harvesting, storage, nutrition, and cooking.