cherokee-purple

Cherokee Purple

$6.00

80 Days

Heirloom from Tennessee cultivated by Native American Cherokee tribe. Very productive plants producing loads of dusky rose to purple colored, 12 oz.-1 lb. beefsteak tomatoes with deep red colors to the interior flesh and dark shoulders. A very popular market variety because of its rich, complex and sweet flavors. One of the best tasting heirloom tomatoes.

These tomato starts will be in 4” pots and will be available for local pickup in mid to late May.

Determinate VS Indeterminate

Indeterminate Plants

  • Ripen over a long period of time
  • Climbing type
  • Need to be staked

Determinate Plants

  • Ripen over a short period of time
  • Bush type
  • Good to grow in pots, plants stay short