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Seeds for Home Gardeners

ON SALE FOR THE FIRST TIME! After years of cheering us on (thank you!), fans of Norfolk Healthy Produce's high anthocyanin Purple Tomato can finally grow these Tasty, Beautiful and Nutritious tomatoes in your garden. Our Purple Tomato is bioengineered to produce purple antioxidants in the skin and flesh, making the entire fruit more nutritious. Our Purple Tomatoes have a deliciously earthy, savory flavor. Great for salads, snacking, and elegant dishes. The Purple Tomato is ONLY available in the USA, and only from Norfolk Healthy Produce. Limit one order per customer, due to limited supplies. Allow 2 weeks for delivery by US Mail. 10 seeds per packet Variety Information and Care Instructions: *The Purple Tomato is an indeterminate large-fruited cherry tomato with highly vigorous vegetative growth and a strong main stem. *Fruit forms green and turns purple in the skin and flesh. Ready for harvest when fruit begins to feel soft. Growing instructions: Use your favorite indeterminate tomato methods! Sow seeds in starter pots 1/4" deep in loose soil. Transplant 3 to 5 weeks after sowing into soil rich with organic matter. For best results, trim suckers and trellis the main vine. Maturity: Approximately 70 days

Terms and Conditions - By purchasing NHP Purple Tomato seeds, I accept the following conditions: *Seeds, fruit and plant material are only allowed in the USA. *The seeds are a patented variety and are sold to enjoy in your home garden and with your local community. *No sales of fruit, seeds or plants are permitted in this agreement, including any derived varieties. *These seeds come with no warranties. *If you have issues with your seeds, please contact us right away at info@norfolkhealthyproduce.com. We want to help you be a Happy Gardener! All seed sales are final. Once your credit card is charged, the sale is complete. *For more information, see our website FAQs.

Read our press release for NHP Purple Tomato Home Gardener Seeds sale!

The Purple Tomato:  antioxidants, color, taste

The purple color reflects the increased antioxidant content and presents a beautiful color and contrast on the plate, with a deep tomato taste.  

The Purple Tomato from Norfolk Healthy Produce

US Regulatory Path Completed: USDA Sept 2022 & FDA June 2023.  See press release here.

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Bioengineered for health and nutrition.

Norfolk uses a patented technology to develop next -generation fruits and vegetables to provide options for wellness-centric eating. 

In the News

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JUNE 20, 2023

U.S. FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION

FDA consultation completed: Increased levels of anthocyanins in the fruit
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Mar 24, 2023

FORBES

This Company’s GMO Will Help Feed The World, By Being Eaten
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MAY 22, 2023

AGFUNDER

GM tomatoes are coming back, but this time they’re purple, and packed with new health benefits
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JANUARY 18, 2023

EATINGWELL

What Are Purple Tomatoes and Are They Healthy?
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September 28, 2022

FOOD & WINE

USDA Approves Genetically Modified, Antioxidant-Rich Purple Tomato
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SEPTEMBER 17, 2022

CNN

A new, genetically modified purple tomato may hit the grocery market stands
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MARCH 2, 2022

FAST COMPANY

Behold the Purple
Tomato, a New
Designer Super Fruit
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JULY 20, 2021

THE NEW YORK TIMES

Learning to Love GMOs
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SEPTEMBER 6, 2022

US DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

APHIS Issues First Regulatory Status Review Response: Norfolk Plant Sciences’ Purple Tomato
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