Growing Calendar for Tomato Chocolate Cherry Seeds
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This new purple tomato, unlike its red cousins, contains high levels of anthocyanins. This naturally occurring chemical found in dark fruit pigments such as blueberries and grapes, acts as an antioxidant. In addition Tomato Chocolate Cherry, like all tomatoes, contains high levels of the antioxidant lycopene.
Tomato Chocolate Cherry makes an ideal salad tomato. It produces extremely flavoursome cherry tomatoes, borne on trusses of 6-8 fruits. Growth habit is indeterminate, otherwise known as a cordon. Chocolate Cherry produces heavy yields some 70 days after planting until the first frosts. Suitable for indoor and outdoors in a sunny frost-free position.
Good tomato flavour with added health benefits!
Type: Indoor Cordon.
Height: 6ft 5in (200cm)
Sow Indoors: February-April individually, in clean 9cm pots or module trays of firm pre watered compost, cover with 1in (2cm) of vermiculite or sieved compost. Place in warmth 18 - 21°C (65 - 70°F) and keep moist at all times.
Grow On: At 10 - 15°C ( 50 - 60°F) until late May. When established, plant into a patio pot 12in (30cm) or Grow Bag and leave in a cool frost free greenhouse or place in a sunny sheltered position when risk of frost has passed. Grow cool to avoid ''leggy'' plants.
Feed regularly and water more frequently as a crop forms.Tie stems to a support as they grow.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.
Well I have only just planted them but they are beginning to grow
4 seeds planted, appear good strong plants now.
These taste delicious with a lovely dark colour
Tomatoes taste just lovely picked fresh from the vine, tomatoes ripened by the sun have a unique flavour and sweetness making them great to add to salad, snack boxes or reduced to make delicious sauces.
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When tomatoes are plentiful, home made tomato sauce is just the ticket. After processing in the food processor, I usually portion, add additional flavourings, such as chilli, smoked paprika, basil or mushrooms then freeze.
Long lazy summery days in the garden cry out for simplicity, allowing succulent produce to make its own statement. Lend a helping hand by choosing from the many different varieties of tomatoes which are now so freely available.
A warm and healthy tomato salad, great served in summer months as part of a light supper or is excellently served as a starter with crusty bread.
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