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Organic Cherry Tomato, Black Cherry (1 oz)

Organic Cherry Tomato, Black Cherry (1 oz)

Purple Red Gems

Cherry Tomato - Black Cherry - Lycopersicon esculentum

Tender Annual Indeterminate. F1 Hybrid. Characteristic dark purplish colored round fruit with a sweet, rich flavor. Very productive, nice addition to the garden.

Did You Know? Cooking tomatoes in oil increases the absorption of lycopene in the intestines.

Soil and Water: Tomatoes love fertile soil rich in organic matter. Add plenty of compost prior to planting. Soil pH is preferred between 5.5-7.0. Soak the soil 4"-6" deep at 7-day intervals.

Planting and Growing: Sow seeds in flats 6-8 weeks before the last frost and thin to 2" apart after the first true leaves appear. Before transplanting after the last frost, harden off the plants by placing them outdoors for a few hours to start, increasing the amount of time each day until they are accustomed to a full day of sunlight.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest when individual fruits give slightly under finger pressure; the shoulders may not have changed color yet.

Soil Temperature: 70-85°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Germination: 6-12 Days
Height At Maturity: 5-7'
Days to Maturity: 64 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 15-36"
Approx Seeds per Ounce: 11,812 Seeds

 

For more information, please enjoy our Tomato Growing Guide.

USDA Certified Organic
Note:
Quantity Discounts for Organic Cherry Tomato, Black Cherry (1 oz)
Buy 10 for $40.49 each
Buy 25 for $38.24 each
Buy 50 for $35.99 each
$44.99
/Oz

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Description

Cherry Tomato - Black Cherry - Lycopersicon esculentum

Tender Annual Indeterminate. F1 Hybrid. Characteristic dark purplish colored round fruit with a sweet, rich flavor. Very productive, nice addition to the garden.

Did You Know? Cooking tomatoes in oil increases the absorption of lycopene in the intestines.

Soil and Water: Tomatoes love fertile soil rich in organic matter. Add plenty of compost prior to planting. Soil pH is preferred between 5.5-7.0. Soak the soil 4"-6" deep at 7-day intervals.

Planting and Growing: Sow seeds in flats 6-8 weeks before the last frost and thin to 2" apart after the first true leaves appear. Before transplanting after the last frost, harden off the plants by placing them outdoors for a few hours to start, increasing the amount of time each day until they are accustomed to a full day of sunlight.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest when individual fruits give slightly under finger pressure; the shoulders may not have changed color yet.

Soil Temperature: 70-85°F
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Germination: 6-12 Days
Height At Maturity: 5-7'
Days to Maturity: 64 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 15-36"
Approx Seeds per Ounce: 11,812 Seeds

 

For more information, please enjoy our Tomato Growing Guide.

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s). Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
Buy with confidence and plant the best!

Shipping Information

Ships from Northern CA.

Shipping Weight: 0.1 lb

Dimensions: 6.0"L x 6.0"W x 0.5"H

Features

  • Good for Beginners
  • Greenhouse Compatible
  • Grow on a Trellis
  • Hybrid
  • Requires Staking
  • Requires Summer Water

Characteristics

Organic Status: Certified Organic Product
Approximate Harvest Time : Early Fall
Approximate Harvest Time : Late Summer
Growth Habit : Indeterminate
Life Cycle : Tender Annual
Plant Family : Solanaceae (Nightshades)
Planting Time : Spring
Planting Time : Summer
Seed Unit Sizes : Bulk
Soil pH : 5.6 - 6.0
Soil pH : 6.1 - 6.5
Soil pH : 6.6 - 7.0
Starting Location : Start Indoors & Transplant
Sun Requirements : Full Sun
Tomato Type : Cherry

Planting & Care

Soil and Water: Tomatoes love fertile soil rich in organic matter. Add plenty of compost prior to planting. Soil pH is preferred between 5.5-7.0. Soak the soil 4"-6" deep at 7-day intervals.

Planting and Growing: Sow seeds in flats 6-8 weeks before the last frost and thin to 2" apart after the first true leaves appear. Before transplanting after the last frost, harden off the plants by placing them outdoors for a few hours to start, increasing the amount of time each day until they are accustomed to a full day of sunlight.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest when individual fruits give slightly under finger pressure; the shoulders may not have changed color yet.

Useful Information

Guarantee

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s).

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