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Variety: Heirloom

Type: Beefsteak


These large tomatoes are a deep purple-red. As with other large varieties, too much water can cause them to split, and they are prone to blossomrot.


Approximately 50 seeds per packet.


Also available as a mini pack.


Tomato - Cherokee Purple

SKU: CP1004
  • All seeds are hand-harvested from plants grown on our farm in Union, Oregon:

    • Located within the Blue Mountain Ecoregion
    • Zone 6b
    • Elevation: 2,786 ft
    • Average rainfall: 13 in
    • Classified as a high elevation desert


    Growth requirements:

    • Full sun (8-10 hrs per day)
    • Well drained soils
    • In warmer climates, these can be directly sown in the ground in the spring.
    • However for best results, start indoors 4-5 months before anticipated harvest. Transplant outside after danger of frost has passed.
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