Tomato, Costoluto Genovese

Category: Fruit
Created by: The Armchair Gardener

Deeply ribbed exterior encloses an intense and acidic flavor that is ideal for sandwiches, salads, and of course, sauces or pastes. 

Photo credit: By Brücke-Osteuropa (Own work) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons.

Buying plants from Whiteflower Farms in 2015.

Family Solanaceae
Genus Solanum
Species lycopersicum
Cultivar Costoluto Genovese
Duration Annual
Group Dicotyledon
Growth Habit Forb/Herb
Exposure Full Sun
Height 6 -9 feet
Spacing 24 - 30 inches
Bloom Color Yellow
Bloom Time Summer through Fall
Fruit Size 6-8 ounces
Fruit Shape Fluted
Flavor Acidic
Fruit Color Red
Time to Harvest 78 days (late season)