Purple

Tomato Purple

(Lycopersicon lycopersicum) This crop, native to the Americas, has become the most popular garden crop over the last 200 years. We offer an amazing selection of many of the finest old varieties in lots of delicious colors! A few heirloom varieties have plants that don't get quite so large. Called "determinate" varieties, these get to a certain size and then set all their fruit more or less at once. Determinates may be a better choice where tomatoes are grown in a very small garden, or in containers. All varieties are believed to be 'indeterminate' (long vines), unless specified 'determinate' (short vines). The best tasting varieties tend to be indeterminate, as most of ours are unless otherwise noted.

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Black Beauty Tomato

Black Beauty Tomato TX125

World’s Darkest Tomato-- The darkest tomato we know of! A dark, meaty,... Read More
 
Black Cherry Tomato

Black Cherry Tomato TP106

75 days. Beautiful black cherries look like large, dusky purple-brown... Read More
 
Black Cherry Tomato 1/8 oz

Black Cherry Tomato 1/8 oz TP106H

75 days. Beautiful black cherries look like large, dusky purple-brown... Read More
 
Black Icicle Tomato

Black Icicle Tomato TP132

Stunning, perfectly shaped, deep purplish-brown fruit that are almost... Read More
 
Black Icicle Tomato 1/8 oz

Black Icicle Tomato 1/8 oz TP132H

Stunning, perfectly shaped, deep purplish-brown fruit that are almost... Read More
 
Black Krim Tomato

Black Krim Tomato TP102

80 days. Dark red-purple fruit, rich sweet flavor. One of the best. It... Read More
 
Black Prince Tomato

Black Prince Tomato TP104

70 days. An heirloom from Irkutsk, Siberia. The 5 oz tomatoes are round... Read More
 
Black Vernissage Tomato

Black Vernissage Tomato TP151

Here is a lovely “black” tomato that is loaded with flavor as well as production.... Read More
 
Carbon Tomato

Carbon Tomato TP112

90 days. Winner of the 2005 “Heirloom Garden Show” best-tasting tomato... Read More
 
Cherokee Purple Tomato

Cherokee Purple Tomato TP101

80 days. An old Cherokee Indian heirloom, pre- 1890 variety; beautiful,... Read More
 
Cherokee Purple Tomato - 1/8 oz

Cherokee Purple Tomato - 1/8 oz TP101H

80 days. An old Cherokee Indian heirloom, pre- 1890 variety; beautiful,... Read More
 
Chocolate Pear Tomato

Chocolate Pear Tomato TP155

70 days. Expect huge crops of “black,” pearshaped tomatoes over a very... Read More
 
Dark Galaxy Tomato

Dark Galaxy Tomato TX134

A Delicious Galactic Beauty-- With mottled skin resembling a scene from... Read More
 
Fejee Improved Tomato

Fejee Improved Tomato WW179

This tomato came in to my grandfather ’s collection from his... Read More
 
Japanese Black Trifele Tomato

Japanese Black Trifele Tomato TP107

80-90 days. These attractive tomatoes are the shape and size of a Bartlett... Read More
 
Paul Robeson Tomato

Paul Robeson Tomato TP110

90 days. This famous tomato has almost a cult following among seed collectors... Read More
 
Pierce's Pride Tomato

Pierce's Pride Tomato TP111

90 days. A stabilized cross that was selected by our seed grower, Larry... Read More
 
Purple Calabash Tomato

Purple Calabash Tomato TP125

85 days. May be the most purple of all “purple” tomatoes; a deep purple/burgundy... Read More
 
Purple Russian Tomato

Purple Russian Tomato TP108

75 days. Delicious purplish, egg-shaped fruit are smooth and perfect. They... Read More
 
Rosella Tomato

Rosella Tomato TP163

70 days. Massive trusses of pink to purple cherries with a smoky blush.... Read More
 
Thorburn's Terra-Cotta Tomato

Thorburn's Terra-Cotta Tomato TP500

Incredible flavor, color and history! Introduced in 1893 by James Thorburn... Read More
 
True Black Brandywine Tomato

True Black Brandywine Tomato TP114

80-90 days. Potato leaf. This fine variety was sent to us by our friend,... Read More
 
Violet Jasper or Tzi Bi U Tomato

Violet Jasper or Tzi Bi U Tomato TP127

When these little Oriental jewels ripen, your eyes will be stunned with... Read More
 
Vorlon Tomato

Vorlon Tomato TP128

We are introducing this large variety was received from Bulgaria. A stunning... Read More
 
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