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Post  RoOsTeR on 7/5/2013, 7:19 pm

Going with Capecoddess' avatar theme idea for the month of July. First maters of the season!
Display those first maters  

Mine are still pretty little, but the Gilbertie's I got from camprn, are starting to come around! I'm pretty excited to try out these tomatoes Very Happy 



 


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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme July 2013: First Tomatoes of the Season!

Post  bnoles on 7/5/2013, 7:42 pm

Most of my tomatoes are ripening right now, but I went back and found an early picture I made so I will go with it.

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme July 2013: First Tomatoes of the Season!

Post  southern gardener on 7/6/2013, 4:11 pm

Not our first tomatoes, we've been picking for a couple of weeks now, but here's a Brandywine we are eyeballing!!

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Post  CapeCoddess on 7/7/2013, 12:13 pm

@southern gardener wrote:Not our first tomatoes, we've been picking for a couple of weeks now, but here's a Brandywine we are eyeballing!!


Mmm...that's so purdy. My red & pink Brandywines are still in the flowers-falling-off-the-vine stage. I will be ecstatic if I get one like yours!

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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme July 2013: First Tomatoes of the Season!

Post  jazzycat on 7/7/2013, 8:11 pm

This is my first real harvest.  I had already been picking a few of the Green Zebra Cherries, but here I have several varieties.  Very Happy  My favorite way to eat them right now is sliced, on toasted sour dough bread, with some butter and insanely aged white cheddar (15 years).  YUMSTERS!






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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme July 2013: First Tomatoes of the Season!

Post  Goosegirl on 7/7/2013, 9:19 pm

Sorry Gang - this is the best I can do for 'first tomatoes'!

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Post  cheyannarach on 7/8/2013, 2:39 pm

Lol, GG I am in the same boat!
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Post  camprn on 7/8/2013, 2:49 pm

Me too, hand me a paddle.

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Post  boffer on 7/8/2013, 4:27 pm

funny post 

Let us know when you start growing webs between your toes, and we'll make you an honorary PNWer!  
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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme July 2013: First Tomatoes of the Season!

Post  camprn on 7/8/2013, 4:53 pm

@boffer wrote:funny post 

Let us know when you start growing webs between your toes, and we'll make you an honorary PNWer!  
We have another Flash Flood Watch in effect. I have lost track of how many we have had the past 4 months.

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Post  llama momma on 7/8/2013, 7:44 pm

Speaking of rain, here in central Ohio the local t.v. weatherman said it has rained some part of Every Day here for the past 18 days.


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Re: Monthly Avatar Theme July 2013: First Tomatoes of the Season!

Post  sanderson on 7/8/2013, 7:56 pm

You could send some of that water to California. Smile  What the heck, we'll take all of it. We can always share with the other drought states. Our water is metered, now.

But, seriously, you guys have got to be sick of the rain and the flooding it causes.
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Post  RoOsTeR on 7/8/2013, 7:59 pm

@southern gardener wrote:Not our first tomatoes, we've been picking for a couple of weeks now, but here's a Brandywine we are eyeballing!!


Very Nice!! Very Happy 

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Post  lyndeeloo on 7/8/2013, 8:12 pm

Today's Harvest includes our first Tomatoes Very Happy 

A small Big Beef, a couple Husky Cherries and some Yellow Cherries.
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Post  camprn on 7/8/2013, 8:16 pm

Nice lyndee! Is that going to be your avatar?

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Post  RoOsTeR on 7/8/2013, 8:38 pm

@camprn wrote:Nice lyndee! Is that going to be your avatar?

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Post  lyndeeloo on 7/8/2013, 8:48 pm

Thank you Camprn and Rooster. Yup, new avatar up and running! Now that I've figured out how to put in the new avatar, I'll be changing it often.
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Post  camprn on 7/8/2013, 9:01 pm

Because everything in the garden is so delayed this year I'm pulling mine from my archives.


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Post  RoOsTeR on 7/8/2013, 9:38 pm

I'm ready for Gilberties Very Happy 

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Post  camprn on 7/8/2013, 9:53 pm

@RoOsTeR wrote:I'm ready for Gilberties Very Happy 
I hope they do well for you.

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Post  R&R 1011 on 7/8/2013, 10:13 pm

Rooster- They look like little peppers!

Wow, on some great looking tomatoes everyone.  We must be doing something right. Smile

Not ready to harvest yet, but I got some good looking green babies.

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Post  Goosegirl on 7/8/2013, 10:53 pm

@camprn wrote:Because everything in the garden is so delayed this year I'm pulling mine from my archives.


 lol!  Thought that one looked familiar! 

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Post  darci.strutt on 7/9/2013, 12:00 am

At least I have flowers now!!  Summer has taken a LONG time to come this year!
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Post  RoOsTeR on 7/9/2013, 7:42 am

Same here Darci. Your plants look nice and healthy  

R&R, your plants look incredible sunny

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