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NC State Extension

2019 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

2019 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 seven harvests
(Note: fruit weight is now in grams)
Genotype 25 lb. B/A
Total Yield
25 lb. B/A
Marketable Yield
% U.S. Marketable Grade GRAMS/
Fruit
Percent
Jumbo
Percent
Ex. Lrg.
Percent Large Percent Medium
Mtn Fresh Plus 4686 2432 52.1 225.9 21.6 40.9 29.6 9.2
Mtn Glory 4101 2218 53.2 229.4 23.9 53.2 26.4 2.8
Mtn Majesty 5223 2370 44.8 229.2 26.3 39.8 40.6 5.9
Mtn Merit 3962 1432 33.9 194.8 12.9 32.2 39.9 13.0
Mtn King 3814 1378 35.2 223.7 23.7 40.6 35.0 4.8
Mtn Lion 3899 1262 31.1 236.5 23.8 56.6 30.2 5.6
Red Defender 4986 2958 59.2 252.6 32.6 39.3 15.9 5.8
NC 12168 5346 2489 46.6 240.1 26.9 39.4 23.8 6.0
NC 12195 4464 1671 37.1 238.2 21.9 45.1 28.4 4.9
NC 13506 5076 2446 47.8 235.0 23.7 38.4 24.2 4.4
NC 15156 4928 1877 38.1 260.2 35.8 24.0 31.3 6.6
NC 17174 4526 1299 27.7 220.8 24.3 26.0 37.6 6.8
NC 17176 4865 1954 39.6 204.9 22.4 27.1 35.8 5.8
NC 17201 4900 991 19.9 227.5 33.7 27.6 28.9 6.2
NC 17204 4175 1750 39.8 126.8 2.0 6.7 28.8 59.3
NC 1LF 4167 1696 39.8 198.9 13.3 26.1 44.2 8.9
NC 2LF 4017 958 23.6 259.9 35.4 28.5 20.8 2.5
LSD 224 249 4.5 11.4 3.6 5.0 3.4 4.5

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