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Black Krim Tomato

Produces Well in the Heat

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Black Krim Tomato

Produces Well in the Heat

  • Heat-tolerant plants
  • Large, meaty fruits
  • Rich salty flavor
  • Ideal for fresh eating
  • Indeterminate
This heirloom variety is considered one of the best "black" tomatoes around. Heat-tolerant indeterminate plants produce large, 6-in. fruits that weigh 10-16 oz. each. Rich, slightly salty flavor makes them great for fresh eating. 80 DAYS.

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Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2022 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
4B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
5A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
5B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
6A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
6B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
7A 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
7B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
8A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
9A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
10A & B 6/1/22 - 10/28/22
Last Order Date All Grow Zones:Oct 24, 2022

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Product Details

Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Lycopersicon lycopersisum 'Black Krim'
  • Height: 4 - 6 feet. Indeterminate
  • Spacing: 18 - 24 inches between plants, 3 - 5 feet between rows.
  • Depth:Plant seeds 1/4 inch deep. Plant outdoors after any chance of frost is past. When transplanting, set the plant deep, up to the first true leaves, by digging a deep hole trench. The stem will develop roots along it's length.
  • Spread:3 - 4 feet.
  • Light Required:Full Sun
  • Pollinator:Self pollinating.
  • Yield: 100 lbs. per 100 foot row.
  • Color: Yellow
  • Size: 30 Seed Pkt
  • Fruit: Dark brown-red, shoulders are normally darker color and can be tinted green. Large, 6-inch fruit, 10 - 16 oz. typically, but can get over a pound. Heavy producer even in heat.
  • Days To Maturity: 80 Days
  • Zone: 3-9
  • Germination: 8 - 10 Days
  • Form: Vegetable, Fruit, Tomato, Heirloom Tomato
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, deep, well-drained soil. pH 5.5-6.8
  • Growth Rate: Will grow and produce fruit in one season.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 30 seeds per packet.
  • Pruning: Prune by cutting out suckers (auxiliary shoots between the stems and the leaves) to produce larger fruit. Fruit also ripens earlier since the sun can reach it more easily.
  • Foliage: Green foliage.

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