Galapagos Island Tomato, Pear Shaped


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(Solanum cheesmanii) 25-50 seeds per pack. A wild tomato, native to the Galapagos Islands, purported to be a popular food source of the famous Galapagos Island Turtles. This variety is similar to the round fruited Galapagos Tomato, but produces fruits with a moderate pear-like shape. Fruits ripen to orange. Flavor is fairly typical for a standard cherry tomato. Plants are ornamental, shrubby, with prolific fruit. This species is of particular interest for cross-breeding with garden tomatoes as plants grow well in salty-poor soils and have a number of other useful traits. Annual. #3126

Open pollinated.

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Out of stock. Last available: 8/8/2013 - 12/5/2013