Black Velvet Hybrid Tomato
- SKU: 83401
- For each offer ordered, get approx. 25 seeds
- Zones: 3 - 9 annual.
- Height: Indeterminate 6 - 8 feet.
- Light Required: Full sun.
- Germination: 6 - 14 days.
Black Velvet Hybrid Tomato
- Seasonboth Spring & Fall
- Unit of Measure approx. 25 seeds
- LightFull sun.
- HeightIndeterminate 6 - 8 feet.
- Spread2 feet.
- Spacing15 to 24 inches in rows 3 feet apart.
- Zones3 - 9 annual.
- ColorShades of dark brown, brick red.
- Germination6 - 14 days.
- Soil RequirementsRich, well-drained soil.
- Growth RateModerate growth rate.
- Seed CountApproximately 25 seeds per packet.
- CommentsA 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
- Yield100 lbs/ 100 ft row.
- Botanical NameLycopersicon lycopersicum 'Black Velvet' Hybrid
- Size115 - 170 grams. 5 to 6 oz. 2 - 3 inches in length.
- Depth1/4 inch.
- Days To Maturity62 days from day of transplanting.
Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. 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.
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|ZONE||Blueberries||All Other Fruits||Perennials,
Bulbs & Flowers
|Trees & Shrubs||Encapsulated
|1A-4B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5A||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|5B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|6A & 6B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|7A & 7B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|8A & 8B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|9A-10B||9/19 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/2||9/4 - 11/13||6/19 - 11/2||6/19 - 11/2|
|All Grow Zones: Oct 29, 2018|
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.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.