Solanum lycopersicum L.
garden tomato
Solanaceae (Potato family)

Introduction to Vascular Plants


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E-Flora BC Static Map

Distribution of Solanum lycopersicum
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The tomato is widely cultivated in BC. Plants occurring outside of cultivation are frequently found as waifs occurring across BC that don't persist but regularly occur (Lomer 2013)'. In some situations, such as sewage lagoons, tomato plants appear abundantly (Fenneman pers. comm. 2013).