Cherokee Purple

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Heirloom from Tennessee cultivated by Native American Cherokee tribe. Very productive plants producing loads of dusky rose to purple colored, 12 oz.-1 lb., beefsteak tomatoes with deep red colors to the interior flesh and dark shoulders. A very popular market variety because of it’s rich, complex and sweet flavors. One of the best tasting heirloom tomatoes.

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Varieties
Heirloom
Fruit Colors
Black/Purple
Fruit Shapes
Oblate
Fruit Sizes
Large
Fruit Weights
12-16 oz
Culinary Uses
Paste / Sauce / Canner / Salad / Slicer
Maturities
Midseason
Plant Types
Indeterminate
Origins
Tennessee
Flavors
Sweet