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Black Velvet Hybrid Tomato
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Black Velvet Hybrid Tomato

Delicious at Any Stage

Young fruit boasts a lusciously sweet flavor that becomes more complex with a nice blend of sugars and acids as it matures! Beautiful to look at, too. Lovely, rich chocolate brown, 5- to6-oz. tomatoes are liberally streaked with deep red. Indeterminate. Disease resistance: V FF. 62 DAYS.

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  • 83401
  • pkt of approx. 25 seeds
  • $7.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Lycopersicon lycopersicum 'Black Velvet' Hybrid
  • Height: Indeterminate 6 - 8 feet.
  • Spacing: 15 to 24 inches in rows 3 feet apart.
  • Depth: 1/4 inch.
  • Spread: 2 feet.
  • Light Required: Full sun.
  • Yield: 100 lbs/ 100 ft row.
  • Color: Shades of dark brown, brick red.
  • Fruit: Lovely, rich chocolate brown, 5- to6-oz. tomatoes are liberally streaked with deep red.
  • Days To Maturity: 62 days from day of transplanting.
  • Zone: 3 - 9 annual.
  • Germination: 6 - 14 days.
  • Form: Annual.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained soil.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 25 seeds per packet.
  • Size: 115 - 170 grams. 5 to 6 oz. 2 - 3 inches in length.
  • Comments: A totally unique flavor & appearance in the world of tomatoes. Immature fruit actually has a sweeter more sugary flavor, as the fruit matures it brings complexity with a nice mix of acids and sugars, rich and flavorful. Excellent flavor at all stages. Velvety deep rich color with streaks of brick-red and chocolatey-brown. RESTRICTED STATES for plants, AE, AK, GU, HI, ME, MT, PR

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

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.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE SEEDS
1A to 4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A to 10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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