Does this look like a tomato plant?

christie_sw_mo(Z6)May 30, 2009

I didn't keep track of which is which on my cherry tomatoes but I think this one is supposed to be Black Cherry. The leaves are odd.

Could it be something else?

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Sure looks like a tomato to me. I have a black cherry plant. I will look at it this morning and check. It looks very healthy. Pinch the leaves; tomatoes have a distinctive smell.

    Bookmark   May 31, 2009 at 5:31AM
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Not something else. Definitely a happy tomato plant!

    Bookmark   May 31, 2009 at 7:37PM
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sunnyside1(z6/SW Mo.)

Christie, I have a tomato that has "potato" leaves. Without looking at the label it's either a Cherokee Purple or Brandywine.
Did you plant either one? It may be that, but/and I think it's definitely a tomato --
Hope this helps

    Bookmark   May 31, 2009 at 10:36PM
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Thanks! Glad you all think it looks like a tomato.
I didn't plant either of those Sunny but they were just seeds from a trade so there's always a chance that they were mislabled. It's in a spot where I planted one each of Coyote, Isis Candy and Black Cherry. The leaves on the other two aren't as broad.

    Bookmark   June 1, 2009 at 8:18AM
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The Cherokee Purple has regular tomato leaves.

Brandywine has potato leaf variety.

    Bookmark   June 2, 2009 at 11:05PM
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