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NC State Extension

2018 Large-Fruited 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

2018 Large-Fruited Tomato Vine-Ripe Early Trial
Mountain Horticultural Crops Research Station (MHCRS), Mills River, NC
Total Yield Data Means
Averages from three replications, including eight harvests
(Note: fruit weight is now in grams)
Genotype 25 lb. B/A
Total Yield
25 lb. B/A
Marketable Yield
% U.S. Maketable Grade GRAMS/
Fruit
Percent
Jumbo
Percent
Ex. Lrg.
Percent Large Percent Medium
Mtn Fresh Plus 2349 1130 47.6 237.8 30.2 38.8 24.3 6.7
Mtn Glory 2580 1837 71.1 236.8 28.0 43.9 23.9 4.2
Mtn Majesty 3284 1337 40.6 225.0 50.8 27.7 19.8 1.7
Mtn Merit 2632 903 33.7 227.6 23.7 39.9 31.4 5.0
Mtn King 3483 1613 45.4 296.5 44.3 41.7 12.7 1.3
Mtn Lion 2766 1442 51.5 271.7 41.3 43.5 13.8 1.3
Red Defender 2958 1925 63.5 242.1 27.9 43.5 25.3 3.3
NC 12168 3050 1193 38.1 263.1 47.6 31.4 18.4 2.6
NC 12195 2893 1595 54.8 266.9 41.9 37.7 17.8 2.6
NC 13092 3531 721 18.9 284.4 45.9 35.4 16.0 2.7
NC 13094 2598 764 29.1 239.0 36.4 38.0 21.7 6.8
NC 13506 3071 1596 51.0 278.7 42.6 47.5 8.6 1.4
NC 14079 2989 1198 40.4 267.3 40.6 36.8 18.9 3.7
NC 14132 2854 716 24.9 237.9 30.8 40.3 24.3 4.5
NC 15150 2600 469 18.9 231.2 23.8 33.3 29.4 13.5
NC 15152 2494 574 23.7 214.8 20.0 41.5 25.2 13.3
NC 15156 3132 1011 32.1 280.3 44.6 26.4 23.3 5.7
NC 15161 2341 1190 50.0 264.8 40.6 35.7 19.0 4.6
NC 17174 3125 1076 32.9 205.4 14.4 31.4 43.4 10.8
NC 17176 3436 1797 53.0 233.4 25.7 41.6 29.0 3.7
NC 17192 2973 1212 40.9 244.9 31.0 39.4 23.4 6.2
NC 17201 3050 1107 36.3 237.4 32.0 32.9 22.5 12.6
NC 17204 2595 1471 57.3 142.8 3.2 18.8 36.0 42.0
LSD 292 189 5.1 13.8 5.2 3.4 3.5 3.1

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