Bumble Bee Purple

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Bumble Bee Purple AKA Purple Bumble Bee. Purple Bumble Bee is a new and wonderful variety bred by Fred Hempel of Baia Nicchia Farm in Sunol, CA. Indeterminate, regular leaf plants yield very large quantities of 1″, round to slightly elongated, dusky-purple/black cherry to small tomatoes with grey-green stripes that contain distinctly pronounced, complex, well-balanced, sweet/acid and smoky flavors known for in the black tomato varieties. Inside contains attractive purple flesh. Productive in cooler growing and higher altitude conditions. Crack resistant. Disease resistant. A perfect choice for gardeners who want big yields of delicious cherry tomatoes throughout the season.

Seeds available at store.tomatofest.com.

Fruit Colors
Black/Purple / Striped
Fruit Shapes
Round
Fruit Sizes
Cherry / Small
Culinary Uses
Salad
Maturities
Midseason
Plant Types
Indeterminate
Origins
California
Leaves
Regular
Flavors
Well-balanced