Gardening-Next Years Tomatoes
This August 12, 2013 photo shows an unidentified person saving seeds from a Gardener's Delight variety of heirloom tomato in New Paltz, NY. The first step in saving tomato seeds entails nothing much more than squeezing a bit of the seed-gel mix out of the cavity of a tomato fruit into a glass. No need even to sacrifice eating the rest of the fruit! (AP Photo/Lee Reich)
Posted: Monday, August 19, 2013 4:30 am
Updated: 9:13 am, Mon Aug 19, 2013.
I've said it before and I'll say it again: Home-grown tomatoes are NOT the best-tasting ones. Not necessarily, that is.
Now, I'm not advocating tossing in your trowel and doing your harvesting at the supermarket. What I am saying is that choosing the best variety is the important thing if you're looking to grow a great-tasting tomato. Grow an Early Girl to perfection, harvest it at its peak of flavor and take a bite, and you'll taste a good tomato. But not — in my opinion — a great tomato.
Or, use your
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Monday, August 19, 2013 4:30 am.
Updated: 9:13 am.