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Chalk’s Early Jewel Tomato

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Chalk’s Early Jewel TomatoThe Chalk’s Early Jewel tomato is about 3-4 inches in size and produces early, about 60 plus days. This tomato was created by James Chalk of Norristown, Pennsylvania and introduced in 1899. It was introduced in 1904 by the Stokes Company. Its exterior is deep red in color with a meaty and tender interior. When eaten raw it is juicy, with a great acidity and is spicy without being sour.

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