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Rockport, ME 04856


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Solanum lycopersicum ‘Cherokee Purple’ Heirloom Tomato

Solanum lycopersicum ‘Cherokee Purple’ Heirloom Tomato

Tomato, Heirloom

Large beefsteak fruits with mauve-purple skin, green shoulders and red flesh.

The most popular of the “black” tomatoes for its outstanding mild, rich flavor and texture. Widely grown by gardeners and market growers alike. A popular heirloom for the greenhouse. Believed to trace back over 100 years to the Cherokee tribe. Resists cracking. Large, dark purple-skinned tomato. Plants grow on large vines that yield tomatoes up to 5″. Maturity in 85 days. Indeterminate.

  • Indeterminate
  • Field or greenhouse
  • 12-16 oz fruit

NOTE:  We do not ship plants.
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