Cherokee Purple Tomato

Solanum lycopersicum | SKU: 0253A
$3.25 to $34.00
  • Organic
  • Dusty rose-brown fruits grow to 12 ounces
  • Sweet flavor
  • Indeterminate - Fruit ripens throughout the season
  • 75-90 days from transplant

$3.25 to $34.00

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Introduced by North Carolina SSE member Craig LeHoullier in 1991 from seed obtained from J. D. Green of Tennessee. Uniquely colored dusty rose-brown fruits weigh up to 12 ounces. Delicious sweet flesh. Indeterminate, 75-90 days from transplant.

Start Indoors: 6 weeks before last frost

Germination: 7-14 Days

Plant Outdoors: 24-36” Apart

Support: Cage, stake, or trellis

Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Tomatoes are sensitive to freezing temperatures, so wait to transplant outdoors until the soil is warm. Plant in full sun.