Plum Lemon

Photo: Plum Lemon.

Photo by Peter Nitzsche, County Agricultural Agent

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Tomato Type: Heirloom

Breed: Open Pollinated

Origin: Russia

Season: Mid

Leaf Type: Narrow

Plant Type: Indeterminate

Plant Height: 5 ft.

Fruit Size: 3 inches

Fruit Shape: Long Pointed

Skin Color: Yellow

Flesh Color: Yellow

Taste: Sweet

Comments: lemon shaped, Collected by Kent Whealy from an elderly seedsman at Moscow’s Bird Market. Meaty sweet flavor?

Note: Comments followed by "?" are from seed catalog descriptions. You decide if you agree.


  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences