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Discussion in 'Gardening' started by BBQJOE, Jul 27, 2016.

  1. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Songster

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    This tomato is an heirloom, it's called "Mr stripey" and appears to hold up to its name

    It must weigh a pound!


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  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Let's see a pic of "Mrs stripey"
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Crowing

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    Beautiful tomato. I love all tomatoes from the garden but heirlooms in particular. I just wished they produced a little better. I plant main crop of varieties that really churn out the fruit - Better Boy and Jet Star. Those I usually can or use in BLTs. But I always plant some heirlooms...this year, Black Krim and Cherokee Purple...these I reserve for fresh slicing! :drool
     
  4. Isay Willow

    Isay Willow In the Brooder

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    Where did you get the seeds? Do you save your own seeds. If not do you know the Fermentation process?
     
  5. Isay Willow

    Isay Willow In the Brooder

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    Where did you get your seeds? Do you save your own seeds?
     
  6. BBQJOE

    BBQJOE Songster

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    She got the seeds from an outfit called rare seeds. And yes we save the seeds from everything that isn't GMO.
    If steer had seeds, I'm sure we'd save those too!
     
  7. Blooie

    Blooie Team Spina Bifida Premium Member

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    Now, Joe....they DID have seeds. And I plan on charging admission to see you get them!
     
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  8. BBQJOE

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    You could maybe draw me a diagram with detailed instructions?
     
  9. Blooie

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    I could...but I won't!

    That tomato looks incredible!! The only heirloom around here is me. <sigh>
     

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