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Re: Rookie Topic: Heirlooms vs. Hybrids

Post  brianj555 on 12/3/2017, 3:35 pm

thanks For responding guys.
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Post  sanderson on 12/4/2017, 3:23 am

@Turan wrote:In 42 years of not isolating the breeding of a group of tomatoes will you end up with rainbow creole cherowine paste tomatoes? Very Happy
Silly me, I tried to look up this variety. Embarassed

Beetles, that was a nice explanation.

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Post  BeetlesPerSqFt on 12/4/2017, 1:13 pm

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@Turan wrote:In 42 years of not isolating the breeding of a group of tomatoes will you end up with rainbow creole cherowine paste tomatoes? Very Happy
Silly me, I tried to look up this variety.  Embarassed

Beetles, that was a nice explanation.
thanks  Sanderson!
I just got my Baker Creek seed catalog -- I think there are rainbow creole cherowine paste tomatoes on the cover! Laughing
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Post  sanderson on 12/4/2017, 1:43 pm

Can't wait to see them! Wink

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Post  Turan on 12/4/2017, 6:46 pm

@BeetlesPerSqFt wrote:I just got my Baker Creek seed catalog -- I think there are rainbow creole cherowine paste tomatoes on the cover! Laughing
Wow! That was fast work, brian! lol!
Inquiring minds want to know if you are 84 now, as well?

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Post  Scorpio Rising on 12/4/2017, 7:50 pm

If you wanna experiment, do so with hybrid offspring.  Never know what you will get.  Most of it is not good in my experience.  

Heirlooms tend to be what they are.  But not always!  LOL!
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Post  brianj555 on 12/4/2017, 7:53 pm

I’m professional time traveler and beginning gardener!:-). I got pretty good in my 70’s though. Very Happy
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