The Amish Paste Solanum lycopersicum Solanum lycopersicum. Indeterminate vines with long lasting medium fruits, excellent flavor, fresh or sauce. Heirloom.
Amish Paste Solanum lycopersicum Solanum lycopersicum
Amish Paste is a variety of Tomato which is a member of the Solanum family. Its botanical name is Solanum lycopersicum ‘Amish Paste’. ‘Amish Paste’ is considered a heirloom OP (open pollinated) cultivar. Blooms normally display as a color very similar to White. Its fruits normally ripen as a color very similar to Red and Venetian red. Leaves usually appear in Grade 1 Paint Green color.
The best for sauces and canning. Bright red fruits, about 8 oz., are large for canning types, with “real tomato” flavor. Slightly long and pointed at the end giving it an ox heart shape. Excellent for slicing fresh-not too acidic.
Amish Paste grows as an Annual and is a Fruit. Being an Annual, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year. Amish Paste is known for its Erect habit and growing to a height of approximately 1.20 meters (3.90 feet).
United States is believed to be where Amish Paste originates from.
Amish Paste Tomato is normally fairly low maintenance and quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.