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Tomato Sucker Exchange??

Post  grownsunshine on 7/23/2013, 12:27 pm

Does anyone know of a tomato sucker exchange? I bet a decent size sucker (10") would last in the mail inside a sandwich bag for a couple of days. Any thoughts?


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Post  walshevak on 7/23/2013, 12:47 pm

I expect it would cook inside my mail box. Sad 



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Post  southern gardener on 7/23/2013, 1:18 pm

i think it would probably get pretty warm, and also maybe smashed unless it was packaged pretty well. That Brandywine "sucker" I spoke of yesterday now has over 50 tomatoes on it! I lost count, sort of like counting fish in an aquarium! I'd gladly give you a sucker if you were close!!

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Post  camprn on 7/23/2013, 2:42 pm

Have you looked to see if you have a garden club or a community garden in your area? Those folks, if they exist, may have something you want.


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Post  Marc Iverson on 7/23/2013, 3:04 pm

A ten inch sandwich? Now you're speaking my language!

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Post  CapeCoddess on 7/23/2013, 4:37 pm

I have a sucker addiction.  They are everywhere.  I have thought about potting them up and putting them out by the road with a 'FREE' sign just to get them out of my yard.

I don't think they'd make it through the mail but if you want to experiment and send me one Twisted Evil , PM me and I'll give you my address.



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