The Sara Black variety is a dark red Heirloom tomato which is robust in flavor, sweet notes and complex undertones and a hint of earthiness that makes the flavor so good, many consider it to be among the best-tasting tomatoes. Originally from Germany, it has blemish free very pretty fruits with smooth shoulders.
Sara Black is a very impressive variety with dark red flesh which is robust in flavor. It has sweet notes and complex undertones, and a hint of earthiness that makes the flavor so good, many consider it to be among the best-tasting tomatoes. Originally from Germany, it has very pretty, blemish-free fruits with smooth shoulders. The Sara Black tomato is more crack-resistant than Cherokee Purple, and still has that beautiful purplish-brown fruit with darker streaks in the flesh. Large fruits can grow up to 1 lb. with most averaging 12 oz. It is also earlier than some of the other black types. Indeterminate. Rated for 78 days but our first fruit in 2012 was in approx. 60 days!
Growing Tomatoes requires a few basic things for success:
·Planting after your last frost date in Spring
·Good Soil, with enough room for each plant to
grow, weed free
·6+ hours of sunlight
·At least 1” of rain per week or supplemental
watering to achieve the same amount.
·Organic Vegetable Fertilizer blended for
Tomatoes, with calcium included, used as directed.
·Strong Supports for the plants to grow on.
·Proper pH level from 5.5-6.2
·Daytime temperatures from 70-85, Nighttime
temperatures 55-71 degrees for flowers to form fruit
When you order from The Tasteful Garden, we provide healthy, happy plants ready to go into your garden, all organically grown. There is lots of help along the way with a website full of growing tips and information. Read More