Tomatillo Seeds - Purple

Tomatillo Seeds - Purple

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Packet $6.09
1 Ounce $57.79 ($57.79/ounce)
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  • Great taste in a royal, purple hue
  • Heirloom; Bush Spreading Plant
  • Great for Sauces, Chile Verde & Chutney
  • Heavy Self-Seeder; Prefers Full Sun Exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Warm Season
Fruit Size 2 to 4 ounces
Growth Habit Multi-Branching, Spreading, Upright

Flavor Profile Slightly Tart; Lemony; Hints of Sweetness; Juicy; Slightly Acidic
Plant Characteristics Easy to Grow & Maintain, Fast Growing
Use Container Garden, Culinary
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages High Yielding

About Tomatillo Seeds - Purple

Lycopersicon esculentum

Seed Type Open Pollinated Seed
Plant Type Semi-determinate

Grow Heirloom Tomatillos - Plant Purple Tomatillo Seeds

Purple colored relative of the Mexican tomatillo, bushy spreading plants can grow 20 inches tall. Cherry-sized fruits encased in purple husks, will give your Chile Verde dish a new and exciting hue! This showy purple tomatillo is good for sauces and chutney, and can also be grown as a beautiful ornamental.

Planting Information

Planting Tomatillo Seeds - 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 Tomatillo Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 402
1 Ounce 38,000

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