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Tomato 'Earls Faux'  

Solanum lycopersicum

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'Earls Faux' is a Tomato variety in the Solanum genus with a scientific name of Solanum lycopersicum. 'Earls Faux' is considered a OP (open polliated) cultivar. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours:   Tango pink.

Plant produces good yields of oblate, beefsteak-type fruit. Described as having excellent flavour. Believed to be a strain of Red Brandywine, but reportedly does better in heat. Potato leaf. Indeterminate. 80 days.

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.

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

How to grow Earls Faux

Keep in mind when planting that Earls Faux is thought of as tender, so it is really important to plant out well after your last frost date.

Growing Earls Faux from seed

Start seeds indoors six weeks before last frost date.

Transplanting Earls Faux

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 Earls Faux is a tender plant.

Harvesting Earls Faux

Earls Faux folklore & trivia

Earl’s Faux iwas discovered by Earl Cadenhead
of Ohio, who grew it from a packet of what was supposed to be Red Brandywine seeds.

Misspellings of Tomato 'Earls Faux'

Earl’s Faux,

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