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Everglades Perennial Cherry Tomatoes?

Post  sfg4uKim on 4/14/2013, 9:37 am

Has anyone grown Native Florida Everglades PERENNIAL cherry tomatoes?

I just ordered some seeds and HOPE they grow this far north.

Are they perennial because they're down in FL?

Any info would be great.

Thanks,
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Post  CapeCoddess on 4/14/2013, 9:45 am

I love anything perennial! I looked it up and it says zone 8-11. Sad

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Post  camprn on 4/14/2013, 10:21 am

Kim, the WFET would be in annual in your garden, unless you kept it in a heated greenhouse for the winter.
http://myfolia.com/plants/1543-wild-tomato-solanum-pimpinellifolium/varieties/134520-wild-florida-everglades-tomato-wfet

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Post  sfg4uKim on 4/14/2013, 11:31 am

I SHOULD have a heated greenhouse by this fall. Very Happy

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