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Indische Fleisch is part of the Solanum genus and is a Tomato variety. Its scientific name is Solanum lycopersicum 'Indische Fleisch'. 'Indische Fleisch' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar. This variety typically blooms in the following colours:   Cadmium yellow. This variety typically produces fruit in the following colours:   Brown and   Cal Poly green. The leaves of this particular variety normally show as   Ao green colour.

Plant produces good harvests of dark brown/purple/black fruit, with dark green shouldering. Oblate fruit, approximately 3-4" in diameter. Meaty & juicy with excellent flavour. Regular leaf. Indeterminate. 79 days.

Heirloom status unverified.

This variety is an Fruit that typically grows as an Annual/Perennial, which is defined as a plant that can matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of one year or more.

Germany is believed to be where Indische Fleisch originates from.

Typically, Indische Fleisch Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Indische Fleisch have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Indische Fleisch

Keep in mind when planting that Indische Fleisch is thought of as tender, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside.

Growing Indische Fleisch from seed

Start seeds indoors six weeks before last frost date.

Transplanting Indische Fleisch

Plant to the first set of true leaves to promote strong root growth.

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Indische Fleisch is a tender plant.

Harvesting Indische Fleisch

Indische Fleisch folklore & trivia

Reportedly comes from Soviet-Era East Germany, where it was sent to West German to Prof. Klapprott, and thus distributed around the world.

Other Names for Tomato 'Indische Fleisch'

Indische Fleish

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