Growing Calendar for Tomato Chocolate Cherry Seeds
Delivery: Mid March to Late August
This new purple tomato, unlike its red cousins, contains high levels of anthocyanins- immune-boosting nutrients for wellbeing in the summer. 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 which means every sweet tomato is a natural cocktail of super-nutrients. Perfect for detoxing.
Tomato Chocolate Cherry makes an ideal salad tomato. Producing extremely flavoursome cherry tomatoes, appearing on fruiting stems of six to eight fruits. Growing tall and upright, tomato Chocolate Cherry saves on space – great for small gardens or greenhouses.
Apart from its ample health benefits tomato Chocolate Cherry is so attractive. Unusual and rare it makes a great addition to the salad bowl. Consider growing with variety Sweet Million (red tomatoes) and Yellow Perfection for contrasting colours for your salad bowl to raise an eyebrow or two.
Chocolate Cherry gives you the freedom to grow indoors, in a greenhouse or outdoors in a sunny, frost-free position. So versatile, grow Chocolate Cherry in the part of the garden to suit you.
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.
Perfect, lots of sturdy plants, growing well 100% seed to plant conversion.
all germinated and are healthy
Good germination rate here
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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