cherokee-purple

Cherokee Purple

$5.50

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.

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