Eva Purple Ball

Photo: Eva Purple Ball.

Photo by Peter Nitzsche, County Agricultural Agent

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History: Said to be from Black Forest

Tomato Type: Heirloom

Breed: Open Pollinated

Origin: Germany

Season: Mid

Leaf Type: Normal

Plant Type: Indeterminate

Plant Height: 5 ft.

Fruit Size: 8 oz.

Fruit Shape: Round

Skin Color: Deep Pink

Flesh Color: Deep Pink

Usage: Fresh

Availability: Commercial

Comments: Very few blemishes on fruit.

Note: Comments followed by "?" are from seed catalog descriptions. You decide if you agree.


  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences