This guy broke his stem near the soil level, so I buried about an inch of it back in the soil to see if he has any chance of survival.
This planting has been archived (Died).
Sown from my Cherokee Purple Tomatoes (2009) Seeds.
If sowing directly, sow at a depth of approx. 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) and aim for a distance of at least 2.60 feet (80.0 cm) between Tomato plants.
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' ideally needs a soil ph of 5.0 to 6.0 (acidic soil), so check your soil acidity regularily.
More information about Cherokee tomatoes - snappy is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Cherokee tomatoes - snappy Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.