Tomato Seeds - Cherokee Purple

Tomato Seeds - Cherokee Purple

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $6.59
1 Ounce $70.39
1/4 Pound $202.09 ($50.52/ounce) 28% Savings
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  • Purplish flesh known for its intense depth of flavor
  • Indeterminate; Heirloom; Rich Red-Purple Flesh
  • Beefsteak Style, Known for Intense Depth of Flavor
  • Yields Until Frost; Prefers Full Sun Exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 1+ pounds
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Spreading, Upright

Flavor Profile Rich; Sweet; Slightly Smoky; Low Acidity; Juicy Texture
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fast Growing
Use Culinary
Growing Conditions Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Slicing
Plant Resistance Bacterial Speck, Cracking, Fusarium Wilt 1, Fusarium Wilt 2, Fusarium Wilt 3, Root-Knot Nematode, Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus, Verticillium Wilt

About Tomato Seeds - Cherokee Purple

Lycopersicon esculentum

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Indeterminate

Grow Heirloom Tomatoes - Cherokee Purple Tomato Seeds. We have Cherokee Purple Tomatoes to thank for introducing us to the wonderful, exotic world of "black" heirloom tomatoes. Cherokee Purple Tomatoes win popularity contests for its intense depth of flavor as well as its unusual red/deep purple color. Beefsteak in style with green shoulders, they boast a dense, juicy texture with just the right amount of sweetness. A must have in your summer garden!

Planting Information

Planting Tomato Seeds - Cherokee Purple

Planting Season Warm Season
Sowing Method Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4-1/2 inch
Plant Spacing 18 to 36 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 60 to 90 days
View our Tomato Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 201
1 Ounce 11,400
1/4 Pound 45,600

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