Tomato (Pole) Cherokee Purple – Item #4359

$2.69

Meaty, purple-red flesh and unmatched flavor make Cherokee Purple an heirloom tomato favorite. This prolific producer is said to have originated with Cherokee gardeners in Tennessee. Perfect for slicing and salads.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Plant Space: 24-36″ (61-91cm)

Row Space: 24-36″ (61-91cm)

Sprouts In: 7-14 days

Start seeds indoors six to eight weeks before the last spring frost, and transplant in late spring after nights have warmed. Sow outdoors in climates with 120 or more frost-free days. Germinates best at 75˚F. Plant in a sunny spot in rich, well-drained soil.

Indeterminate. Ripen on the vine for best flavor. Vigorous 4-6′ vines require tall, sturdy stakes or trellises.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Lycopersicon lycopersicum

Matures In: 80 days

Attributes: Meaty heirloom with unmatched flavor