Tomato 'The Dutchman'
The Dutchman is part of the Solanum genus and is a Tomato variety. Its scientific name is Solanum lycopersicum 'The Dutchman'. 'The Dutchman' is considered a heirloom cultivar.
Large 1-2lb pink beefsteak-type fruit with regular leaves. Prized for its sweet flavour and low acidity.This variety is an Fruit that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. The Dutchman is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).
United States is believed to be where The Dutchman originates from.
The Dutchman Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Tomato 'The Dutchman' have been kindly provided by our members.
How to grow Tomato 'The Dutchman'
Growing The Dutchman from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing The Dutchman about 42 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting The Dutchman
Harvesting The Dutchman
Tomato 'The Dutchman' information
How long does The Dutchman take to grow?
These estimates for how long Tomato 'The Dutchman' takes to sprout, grow and harvest are from real observations from real gardeners, right around the world. Start logging and journaling your observations to participate!
When should I sow The Dutchman?
Folia's when to plant Tomato 'The Dutchman' estimates are relative to your last frost date. Enter your frost dates and we'll calculate your sowing and planting dates for you!
This old family heirloom was nearly extinct until resurrected by Gleckers Seedman in 1958.
Popular varieties of Tomato
- Cherokee Purple
- Yellow Pear
- Black Krim
- Early girl
- Supersweet 100
- Better Boy
View the complete variety list for Tomato »
The Dutchman Tomato Tags
A group for discussing one of the most rewarding to grow plants, the humble tomato. This is a place to discuss growin...491 members / 195 topics