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solanum lycopersicum tomato Black Cherry        


  • dark, juicy flesh
  • look like cherries or tomato style purple grapes
  • exceptionally sweet fruit rated even above Tommy Toe
  • strong vigorous plants
  • very good disease resistance
  • 7.5 kg per plant
  • 180cm H x 60cm W
  • harvest in 9 weeks from transplant
  • salads
  • grow on trellis to contain growth
  • plant when soil temp reaches 15
  • add compost and manure
  • mulch and water regularly

This planting is in the Potager Raised beds garden .

Purchased from Middleborough Bunnings

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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.

Black Cherry normally grows to a max height of 3.90 feet (that's 1.20 metres metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Tomato 'Black Cherry' likes a position of full sun light, which is a perfect fit for your garden.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (10) is within the ideal range for Tomato 'Black Cherry'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 14.

Tomato 'Black Cherry' requires a soil ph of 5.0 - 6.0 meaning it does best in acidic soil.

More information about solanum lycopersicum tomato Black Cherry is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All solanum lycopersicum tomato Black Cherry Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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