Manyel is an heirloom tomato whose name is believed to come from a native American name for many moons - alluding to the many moons or yellow tomatoes found within the foliage of this plant. The fruits resemble yellow moons, they are a creamy yellow and have a sweet citrus flavor coupled with the distinct taste of a fresh tomato.
They are relatively thin-walled and subject to cracking, the 2 - 3 inch round tomatoes weigh about 10 - 14 oz. and grow in small clusters.
Start seeds indoors 6 - 8 weeks before planting outdoors.
Maturity at 70-80 days from transplant.
Germination from seed 10 - 14 days.
Average Plant Height - 4 - 6 ft.
Spread 2 - 3 ft.
Spacing - 24-36 in.
Fruit Weight - 10 - 14 oz.
Open-pollinated - Self pollinating.
Hardiness zones 3 - 14
Slightly Average Yields under optimal conditions