Not only are black tomatoes turning heads, but they are also healthier than normal red varieties, according to plant scientists. Black tomatoes are high in anthocyanins, a class of flavonoids – compounds found in fruits, vegetables and beverages – that have aroused interest because of their potential health and anti-cancer benefits.

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It was found by Ray Brown (a 66 year old gardener) and was first grown in Great Britain. He first came across the unusual fruit when a customer sent him a mystery package entitled ‘black tomato’.

He decided to plant the seed and the tomato that grew was pretty fascinating.

Black tomatoes get their unusual color from pigments in the skin which develop when exposed to sunlight.  They have a nice taste and a really lovely flavor.

You can find the seeds here: Cherry Tomato Indigo Rose D3616A (Black) 25 Organic Seeds

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Source: www.healthyfoodstar.com

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