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How Many Tomatoes Will the Average Plant Produce?

By Joan Norton ; Updated September 21, 2017
Cherry tomatoes

One tomato plant produces 10 to 15 pounds of fruit in a season. One standard cherry tomato plant is usually enough for a whole family's needs. Tomatoes are grown in 95 percent of home vegetable gardens. They take little growing space when supported vertically.


About the Author


Joan Norton, M.A., is a licensed psychotherapist and professional writer in the field of women's spirituality. She blogs and has two published books on the subject of Mary Magdalene: "14 Steps To Awaken The Sacred Feminine: Women in the Circle of Mary Magdalene" and "The Mary Magdalene Within."