tomato confessions: intro

tomato confessions: intro

Here is my post from last year at this time. This year, I will do the same tomato confessions blog of all the varieties I am growing this year. I have some interesting new varieties….

I must confess, this whole tomato thing has gotten a little out of hand. It all started fifteen years ago with a friend, an unusual tomato plant, some dirt and a pot. Fast forward to today, and I have….okay – I am embarrassed to actually reveal the number of tomato plants, with fear that I might just scare you all off.  So, let’s just say I have a whole lot of tomato plants, nestled throughout my yard, in garden beds, pots, wine barrels, grow containers, and empty dirt spaces.

We start our tomato plants in February, by seed, in our church garden, and move them to my parent’s greenhouse in the winter. Here are some tomato descriptions from 2018…

2018 tomato confessions, part one: summer’s cherry tomatoes

2018 tomato confessions, part two: summer’s salad-sized tomatoes

2018 tomato confessions, part three: summer’s beefsteak tomatoes