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Tomato 'Cream sausage'  

Solanum lycopersicum

Belonging to the Solanum genus (Solanum lycopersicum 'Cream sausage'), Cream sausage is a variety of Tomato. 'Cream sausage' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours:   Pastel yellow.

Bushy determinate compact habit. Produces elongated-shaped yellow fruit that is excellent for paste and sauces. Crack resistant, very productive plants that do not require staking. Regular leaf.

A type of Fruit, it mainly grows as an Annual plant - which means it typically only grows best for a single growing season. Cream sausage is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.50 metres (4.88 feet).

United States is believed to be where Cream sausage originates from.

Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Cream sausage Tomato is normally quite easy to grow provided a minimum level of care is given throughout the year. It will be helpful to note the correct soil, sun and water needs of this plant to ensure that this plant thrives.

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Tomato 'Cream sausage' have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Tomato 'Cream sausage'

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Cream sausage likes a position of full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Cream sausage is thought of as tender, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Cream sausage are Zone 3 and Zone 14. Planting Cream sausage in loamy soil with a ph of between 5.5 and 7.5 is ideal for as it does best in weakly acidic soil to weakly alkaline soil.

Growing Cream sausage from seed

Aim to sow 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 0.78 inches (2.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 12°C / 54°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Cream sausage about 42 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Cream sausage

As Cream sausage is tender, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Cream sausage

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by mid summer.

Tomato 'Cream sausage' information

How long does Cream sausage take to grow?

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Tomato Cream sausage Etymology

Made by cross-breeding ‘Yellow Banana’ tomatoes with an indeterminate large fruited variety.

Cream sausage folklore & trivia

Bred by Tom Wagner of Washington, USA, owner of Tater-Mater Seeds. A cross between ‘Yellow Banana’ with a large fruited line.

Misspellings of Tomato 'Cream sausage'

Creamy banana, cream banana legs, pale banana legs, Banana cream legs, Cream banana

Other Names for Tomato 'Cream sausage'

Banana cream

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