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Tomato 'Fuzzy Peach'    

Solanum lycopersicum

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Belonging to the Solanum genus (Solanum lycopersicum 'Fuzzy Peach'), Fuzzy Peach is a variety of Tomato. 'Fuzzy Peach' is considered a heirloom OP (open polliated) cultivar. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Painter yellow. When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours:   Peach-yellow and   Deep peach.

2oz peach/yellow fruit with a slight fuzz on the skin resembling a peach. Split and crack resistant.

2-3 ounces, 2-4 inches across with “fuzzy” skin like a peach. This novelty tomato variety is indeterminate, open pollinated, and gets to be 4-feet tall.

A type of Fruit, it mainly grows as an Annual plant - which means it typically only grows best for a single growing season. Fuzzy Peach is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (3.90 feet).

United States is believed to be where Fuzzy Peach originates from.

Being a fairly low maintenance plant, Fuzzy Peach 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 variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Fuzzy Peach have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Fuzzy Peach

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Fuzzy Peach likes a position of full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Fuzzy Peach is thought of as tender, so remember to ensure that temperatures are mild before moving outdoors. Use USDA Hardiness Zone 3 - 14 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Planting Fuzzy Peach in loamy soil with a ph of between 5.0 and 6.0 is ideal for as it does best in moderately acidic soil to weakly acidic soil.

Growing Fuzzy Peach from seed

Start seeds indoors six weeks before last frost date.

Aim to sow 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 2.60 feet (80.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 12°C / 54°F to ensure good germination.

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

Transplanting Fuzzy Peach

Transplant out when around 15cm (6 inches) high.

Plant to first set of leaves to promote strong roots.

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

Harvesting Fuzzy Peach

Ripe fruit will be yellow with a peach blush – almost exactly like a peach looks.

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

Tomato Fuzzy Peach Etymology

Colour and size resembles a peach.

Fuzzy Peach folklore & trivia

This variety may be the same as “Garden Peach” – which is a US heirloom

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