10 seeds 110385 £5.50 In stock
When in stock, please allow up to 5 working days for despatch.

Or buy this as part of our Cherry Tomato Collection.

More Details

A tiny tomato that’s packed full of flavour. It’s not prone to splitting or cracking on the vine, and ripens to a rich, deep cocoa with a well- balanced, sweet and fruity flavour.

Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.

Genus Solanum
Group/Species lycopersicum
Variety Chocolate Cherry
Type Half-Hardy Annual
Common Name Tomato
Border Position Kitchen Garden
Soil Type Broad Tolerance
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 1.8m (6ft)
Spacing 60cm (24in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow under cover, late February-March in a modular tray on a heated bench or propagator. Prick out/pot on into small pots, allow the roots to fill that pot before planting out once frosts are over (or late April in a greenhouse). Can be grown in a greenhouse or outside in a sunny, fertile, sheltered spot.
Care Tips Plant firmly and deeply, 60cm (24in) apart or grow in a container pot. Undercover or outside they need staking, regular watering and feeding for best results. Pinch out the tops once they have set 5 or 6 trusses. While growing, you also need to pinch out the side shoots.
Storing Tomatoes can be kept at room temperature for 4-5 days (they will lose their flavour if kept in the fridge) and will freeze well.
Harvesting July-October if grown inside, August-September if outside.
Cooking Notes Delicious eaten raw, roasted or cooked in Mediterranean dishes.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice & Videos
Growing tomatoes from seed

Find out the best way to grow your tomato plants from seed, starting in March if they are undercover and in May if outdoors.

Tomato tart with poppy seed pastry recipe

One of the best summer tarts, with delicious extra nuttiness from the poppy seeds, sharpness from the tomatoes a good contrast to the creamy cheese.

Direct sowing seeds

Learn how to get great results when direct sowing hardy annual seeds.

Provençal Squid, New Potato, Olive and Tomato Stew

There are many versions of squid stew, but this one has a particularly rich flavour. Squid goes brilliantly with tomatoes and together they make...


Seeds Delivery - When in stock, please allow up to 5 working days for despatch.

Click here to find out more information about our delivery rates and times.

Tomato 'Chocolate Cherry' reviews

There are currently no reviews for this product.