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NC State Extension

2008 Replicated Plum Tomato Vine-Ripe Early Trial

Fresh Market Tomato Breeding Program

Dilip R. Panthee, Ph.D., Tomato Breeder and Assistant Professor. Horticultural Science
Randolph G. Gardner, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus

2008 Replicated Plum Tomato Vine-Ripe Early Trial
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research Station (MHCRS)
Total Yield Data Means
25 lb. B/A
Total Yield
25 lb. B/A
Marketable
Percent
Marketable
Ounces /
Fruit
Plum Crimson 3967 2188 55 4.5
Plum Regal 5102 3620 70 4.7
Picus 4336 2791 64 4.6
NC 06113 4817 3094 64 4.8
BHN 685 4601 1539 33 4.9
LSD 695 577 7 0.2
Early Yield Data Means
Averages from four replications, including harvests 1, 2, & 3
25 lb. B/A
Total Yield
25 lb. B/A
Marketable
Percent
Marketable
Ounces /
Fruit
Plum Crimson 1117 1052 95 4.9
Plum Regal 1115 1053 95 5.1
Picus 1477 1416 96 4.7
NC 06113 1252 1231 99 5.3
BHN 685 1140 823 72 5.5
LSD 210 240 6 0.3

Dilip R. Panthee, Ph.D.
Randolph G. Gardner, Ph.D. Professor Emeritus
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Extension Center
455 Research Drive
Mills River, NC 28759
Phone: 828.684.3562 ~ Fax: 828.684.8715
Email: dilip_panthee@ncsu.edu
Email: randy_gardner@ncsu.edu