What is the tomato plant's scientific name?

Answer Solanum lycopersicum. The name was formerly Lycopersicon esculentum.

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What is the scientific name for the tomato plant?

The scientific name for the cultivated tomato is lycopersicon esculentum. While it is a botanical fruit and technically a berry, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled it a vegetable in Nix v. Hedden, 149 U.... Read More »

Scientific name of tomato plant?