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RE: Tomatoes

Well tomorrow I will be planting my small tomato plants in the garden :)

Hum. Maybe we should think about this Jim.... sending me your fully grown
ready to produce plants for the summer.... and I will send them back to you
in the fall when it gets too cold up here...<lol>

> Our spring crop of tomatoes is over, except for the wild tomatoes. The
> nights are now too warm for fruit to set. So today, we ripped the vines
> out, piled the green fruit on the kitchen table [to be broiled for out
> next several breakfasts], and tomorrow we will plant the fall crop.
> Again, we will plant two varieties--"Early Girl," a determinant that I
> had good success with in California, and "Heat Wave," which is touted
> to handle hot weather better than other varieties.
> Tomorrow or Monday, I want to do likewise with the wild tomato patch.
> That is, pick the whole thing. Puree and can all the ripe ones that we
> can't eat in a few days, and pickle all the green ones with sliced
> jalapenos and garlic cloves. Maybe I'll throw a Stevia leaf or two into
> a couple of the pickle jars just to see what will happen.
> Island Jim

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