Black Strawberry is a cross of Bosque Blue with Strawberry Tiger. It is one of the most striking cherry tomatoes you can grow. The flavor is outstanding as well. I picked loads of these for the market and they were the first to ripen in the hoop houses out in the fields. If you want to push the season, this one might do it for you with its early vigor and cold tolerance. Large, regular-leaved, indeterminate vine ripens fruit in about 60 days. ‘Black Strawberry’ is a recent variety created by ‘J&L Garden’ from a cross made between ‘Bosque Blue’ and ‘Strawberry Tiger’. Indeterminate, regular leaf plants produce a very beautiful, round, striped saladette with antho splash on the shoulders. Red and juicy flesh with good tomato flavor. Midseason, About 75 days to maturity. Mid early. Indeterminate, regular leaf plant. Black Strawberry is a cross of Bosque Blue with Strawberry Tiger. The fruits are cocktail cherries, round , with weight about 20-30 gr. Pink colored with golden-yellow stripes and dark almost black shoulders. The flavor is very good, sweet and perfectly balanced.
CULINARY USE- Salad FLAVOR PROFILE- Well-balanced FLESH COLOR- Red FRUIT COLOR- Anthocyanin / Red / Striped FRUIT SHAPE- Round FRUIT SIZE- Saladette LEAF TYPE- Regular PLANT TYPE- Indeterminate SPECIES- Solanum lycopersicum VARIETY- Open Pollinated
Open Pollinated Non-GMO Seedlings will be 3 inches or taller.
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