Developed by a Dr. John Wyche, whose close friend owned the Cole Brothers Circus and gave him a lot of crap, elephant manure that is. Which the good doctor used to fertilize his gardens. He is also said to have used the manure of predatory animals such as lions which he claimed served to deter rabbits and other scavengers.
The Dr. Wyche yellow tomato Produces tangerine colored fruit, yellow-orange. Weight slightlly less than 1 lb. Smooth texture sweet taste, meaty interior. Heavy yields but produces very few seeds.
Cold sensitive, wait to transplant outdoors until the soil is adequately warm, average 60 F. Harden the plants first and Plant in full sun. Heat Tolerant
Maturity at 75-85 days from transplant.
Germination from seed 7 - 14 days.
Average Plant Height - 4-6 ft.
Indeterminate - produces tomatoes all season long.
Open Pollinated - produces seeds with the same characteristics as the parent plant.
Hardiness zones 3 - 11
No known disease resistance or unusual susceptibility
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