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Sown from my Tomato, Cherokee purple 2010 Seeds.
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Ensure a rough distance of 2.60 feet (80.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) when sowing directly.
Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Tomato 'Cherokee Purple' is known for growing to a height of approximately 1.20 metres (that's 3.90 feet in imperial).
Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Tomato 'Cherokee Purple'.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8b) is within the ideal range for Tomato 'Cherokee Purple'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 14.
Tomato 'Cherokee Purple' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 5.0 and 6.0 meaning it does best in acidic soil.
More information about Tomato, Cherokee Purple is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Tomato, Cherokee Purple Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
Tomato, Cherokee Purple 2011 Seeds
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2.0 x item 1.42 lb
3.0 x item 1.9 lb
Fruiting day 133
This surprises me, as this was the stunted little guy and he seems to have beat out mosts of the others
Probably the least happy of all of the tomatoes this year – not sure what’s up
Sprouting day 8
Had a false alarm with some other sprout that came up in my supposedly weed-free potting soil. This is the true sprout
Sown day 0