Sunday, June 3, 2018

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Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum syn Lycopersicum esculentum) is a plant of the Solanaceae family, native to Central and South America, from Mexico to Peru. Tomatoes are short life cycle plants, can grow as high as 1 to 3 meters.

This plant has green, yellow, and red berries that are commonly used as a vegetable in cooking or eaten directly without being processed. Tomatoes have stems and leaves that can not be consumed because it is still a family with potatoes and eggplant containing Alkaloid.

How to plant tomato plants is sowing first, after growing 4 true leaves then planted (made seeds first). Harvest begins 9 weeks after planting next every 5 days.
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The word "tomato" comes from the word in Nahuatl, tomatl (pronounced: /tɔ.matɬ/).