The Cherokee Purple is an 80 days heirloom indeterminate. It originated from Tennessee. This is a nice sized slicing tomato with a bit of variegated coloring. It is a burgundy colored fruit with green shoulders, delicious, sweet flavor.
The rumor is that this plant was handed down from Native Americans of the Cherokee Tribe. This tomato has captured the minds and kitchens of many. It averages about 20 fruit per plant and is a large grower.
Note: Live Plants available in April or May. Pick up in Columbia or Ashland Missouri Available. Free delivery in Columbia for orders over $30. A follow up email will be sent to let you know when the plants will be ready and pick up/delivery options. Sorry we do not ship plants.