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Tomato Cherokee Purple HEIRLOOM

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Cherokee Purple is a great conversation plant among gardeners. Originally grown by Cherokees, this disease tolerant variety has a smoky, sweet flavor enjoyed for over 100 years. The indeterminate vines bear 10-12 oz tomatoes with pink-purple flesh.

Flavor: Smoky sweet and slightly acidic tomato flavor

Preparation Ideas: Slice for salads or use in a sauce

Plant Type: Vegetable

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Days to Germination: 7-10 Days

Days to Maturity: 82 Days

Growth Type: Indeterminate

Planting Depth: .25"

Seed Spacing: 2.5'/2'

Instructions: Start seed indoors in a sunny location 6 weeks prior to warm weather. Transplant outdoors in full sun when seedlings display 4-6 leaves and weather is warm. Seed can be sown directly into garden when soil is warm. Tomatoes cannot tolerate frost.

Suggestions: To keep fruit clean and easier to pick, support with stakes or cages. Tomatoes require at least an inch of water per week.

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