|Varieties of heirloom tomatoes|
[Photo by Gary Ibsen of Tomatofest.com]
I went with four beefsteak and four heirloom varieties this year. Last year's harvest was crazy good as opposed to the seven tomatoes I got the year before. The trick is to cheat. Forget about starting seedlings indoors here. I don't have the room and the season is too unpredictable. So? Buy already flowering plants and screw you Mother Nature. I mean that in the most respectable way of course.
|what a wide variety of shapes and colours available|
|Aren't they beautiful?|
So here's what I'm trying this year:
I hope I don't see another one of these guys:
|Tomato eating caterpilar. Once in a lifetime is enough.|
I think those are real eyes all along its flanks.