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Tomato Cherokee Purple

NZ $3.95

Description

This variety can be traced back more than 100 years to a Cherokee Indian Tribe. The fruit average 280-340g and are noted for their unusual flavour and colour. The thin skin is a deep dusky pink that verges on violet with brownish purple shoulders. The flesh is dark brick red with greenish gel around the seeds but for all this its flavour is outstandingly sweet and intense. Indeterminate.

Matures 80 days from transplant.

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9020

Lycopersicon esculentum

Information

OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION DAYS TO GERMINATION Height PREFERRED GROWING PERIOD WHEN TO SOW NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET PREFERRED GROWING METHOD BEST USE
20-25 7-14 150cm-icon 150cm Stake Tender 1.2 50 Transplant-icon Transplant Indeterminate-icon Indeterminate

KEY to WHEN TO SOW

  1 Early Spring 2 Late Spring &
Early Summer
3 Late Summer &
Early Autumn

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