The Black Russian tomato has a dark brown skin that continues to darken with age as they mature.
This is a Russian heirloom fruit that has a lovely sweet taste with spicy and smoky undertones that are enhanced when dried. The flavours are deliciously intense and it is resistant to most diseases, fruits early and is a heavy producer.
Fruit size varies between 2 and 4 inches in diameter, and develop in numerous small bunches. Pick just before ripe, prone to splitting - avoid heavy watering.
Indeterminate variety that requires staking. Sow approx. 6mm deep, well drained rich soil. Plant Aug, Sept, October.
10 seeds per packet