Category Archives: Tomatoes

Life Beyond Tomatoes

The valley is awash in a sea of ripening tomatoes. At one time it was acceptable to pick tomatoes every week or every 4 days, but that time [..]

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Next Year’s Garden ’12

It’s that time of year when storing away garden goodies isn’t the only priority. This is a ripe time to save seeds for next years garden, and if [..]

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I’ve Become a Tomato

I knew I was growing a lot of tomato plants when I was planting seeds this spring, and I realized that I would probably get a lot of [..]

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Tomatoes, Tomatoes, Tomatoes…

Ever since I built my greenhouse, I’ve been growing a large number of tomato plants. Now, after two years of terrible returns things have gotten a lot brighter,  [..]

Brandywine, Cherry, People, Slicing, Tomatoes

Sandies Garden in August

I stopped by Sandy & Davies house to return a hydraulic jack I had borrowed, and just like any other time I visit, I had to check out [..]

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2011 Tomatoes

I’m feeling kinda reserved at the moment, but I thought I would share some photos of the Tomato Patch, and some of my sporadic harvests.

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Harvest After Dark

I’ve been working on quite a number of things which seem to consume my daylight hours, so I didn’t get to look through the garden till after 10 [..]

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Late Blight Again ?

I almost fell to my knees and screamed into the air “Not again” when I saw these dreadful brown spots on one of my Red Alert tomato plants. [..]

Late Blight, Tomatoes

Blossom End Rot

Blossom End Rot is something that almost never affects the tomatoes in my garden, but seems to be fairly common when the tomatoes are planted elsewhere, like in [..]

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Photos From the Tomato Patch.

As I was looking around the tomato patch, I realized that I may just achieve my goal of “too many tomatoes”. I’ve been dusting the plants religiously every [..]

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