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Tomato 'Cherokee Purple'        

Heirloom, organic. Started from seed.

This planting has been archived (Other).


Quantity: 1

Plant Tomato Solanum lycopersicum 36253


Care Instructions

If sowing directly, aim to sow 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 2.60 feet (80.0 cm).

Tomato 'Cherokee Purple' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 2.74 metres [imperial: 8.90 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has partial sun light - try to position in a full sun location instead.

Your garden has combination soil: try to position in a loam soil for the best result.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Tomato 'Cherokee Purple'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 14.

A soil ph of between 6.0 and 6.8 is ideal for Tomato 'Cherokee Purple' as it does best in acidic soil so test your soil acidity often.

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.

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived


  • 31 May 2007

    Sown day 0


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