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Tomato, Cherokee Purple        

4 seeds

2 seedlings
50% germination from store-bought Burpee’s organic seeds
Very unimpressive

2 healthy seedlings potted up

2 seedlings moved to larger pot

1 moved to trellis 1 (6/2)

1 moved to veggie garden (6/12)

1 in Row 3
1 in Row 7

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Quantity: 1

Plant Tomato Solanum lycopersicum 38391


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 2.60 feet (80.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.78 inches (2.0 cm) if planning to sow direct.

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 full sun light, which is a great match for Tomato 'Cherokee Purple'.

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

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6a) 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.

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