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Tomato - Cherokee Purple
You won't find Michler's tomato grower Cynthia's garden ever without Cherokee Purple. An old Cherokee Indian heirloom, pre -1890 variety; this has a beautifully deep purple-pink color and superb sweet flavor.
Wondering why these tomatoes have such great flavor? The answer is behind those green shoulders. Visit this NPR article to read more.