Sow The Magic
Tomato Black Beauty Seed Packet
Indulge your dark side and benefit your body as the Devil card meets this delicious Black Beauty Tomato that is packed with beneficial antioxidants and Vitamin C.
Solanum Lycopersicum Annual
This fruit hangs nicely on the vine with a black exterior and deep red interior. Comparable to blueberries in terms of antioxidants. Savory and earthy flavors improve with a bit of room temperature storage.
Envelope contains 15 seeds.
- SUN NEEDS: full sun (minimum of 6 hours)
- PLANTING DEPTH: 1/3 inch
- GERMINATION: 7-14 days
- MATURITY: 80 days
- SOIL TYPE: fertile soil, amended with compost and mulch
- HARDINESS ZONES: 5-7
- SUPPORT NEEDED: Indeterminate. cage, stake, or trellis
Start indoors about 6 weeks before last frost. Optimum soil temperatures are 70-85ºF. Sow 2-3 seeds per cell/pot, thin to the strongest seedling.
Transplant into individual pots when seedlings get their 3rd set of leaves. Plant 24-36" apart. Sow outdoors only in areas with particularly long growing seasons. Sow after last frost and provide even moisture.