Sunday, July 23, 2006

Sunday 23rd July - Brief Rain Shower

I arrived at the plot just as the rain started and sat in the greenhouse to watch. Some of the cherry tomatoes are starting to ripen and I couldn't resist gorging on a few.

Did you know that The largest tomato plant grown, was of the cultivar Sungold and reached 19.8 m (65 ft) length, grown by Nutriculture Ltd (UK) of Mawdesley, Lancashire, UK, in 2000?


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Wildside Musing said...

Rpe tomoatoes , can't spell!

Ripe tomatoes already? England must be warmer than I thought! (Is that where you are?)

Allotment No 21 said...

It certainly is hot, the local farmers are saying that the harvest is a month earlier than usual.