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Tomato 'Dark Galaxy' Seeds (Certified Organic)

As they ripen, they turn a rusty red on the bottom with shades of black with spots and flecks that evoke a nighttime sky.

Availability: In stock

$3.25
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Details

Developed by Brad Gates at Wild Boar Farms, Napa, California. Released in 2014 by Wild Boar Farms in F3 generation. These 1-4 oz. fruits start off green with purple anthocyanin slashes and purple spotting. As they ripen, they turn a rusty red on the bottom with shades of black with spots and flecks that evoke a nighttime sky. A perfect small salad tomato with a sweet flavor. Very strange and unique!

Michigan Seeds and Plants grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Lycopersicon lycopersicum
Life Cycle Annual
Min. Time to Germinate 5 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 10 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/4 in.
When to Sow Indoors 6-8 weeks before last spring frost
Growing Height 4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)
Plant Spacing 24-36 in. (60-90 cm)
Hardiness N/A
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
Growth Habit Indeterminate
Soil pH Requirements 6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic), 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral), 7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)
Days to Harvest 70-80
Propagation Methods From herbaceous stem cuttings, From seed; germinate in a damp paper towel, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds, Ferment seeds before storing
Open Pollinated (OP) Yes
Usage Fresh, salad, Fresh, slicing
Fruit Color Purple, Red
Fruit Size Medium (under one pound)
Seeds Per Pack 10