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Cherokee Purple Tomato Seed was originally grown by the Cherokee Indians, this wonderful heirloom is more than 100 years old. The seed for Cherokee Purple was sent to Craig LeHoullier by John D. Green of Sevierville, Tennessee. John D. Green received the seed from a lady who obtained them from her neighbor who claimed that they were originally grown by the Cherokee Indians. The fruit of Cherokee Purple is a dark purplish pink color and often has green shoulders. The large fruit average 12 oz and are delicious. The plants are very productive and reliable. One of the best! Indeterminate, regular leaf foliage. (75-80 days from transplant)
Cherokee Purple Tomato Seed has 25 seeds per packet.