Re: [gardeners] gardening happenings in Bastrop Co.

margaret lauterbach (
Tue, 21 Mar 2000 07:42:02 -0700

At 12:47 AM 3/21/2000 -0600, you wrote:
>Hi All,
>    I found some Brandywine and Black Brandywine tomato plants at a roadside
>nursery in Brenham, on Hwy 290. I planted them today. Any one have any
>experience with  these two? Tried another new one, Surefire.
>    This week, I'll be adding some of my old standbyes like Bingo, Merced,
>Celebrity, Carnival, and Heatwave.
>    I just went over my old garden records. The cherry tomato that has been
>coming up as a volunteer all over my garden for the last 3 years is Small
>Fry, not Sweet 100 as I thought. I've managed to give away about 50 of them
>so far. I wish that I could find some more people to give them to. I hate to
>hoe them down like weeds.
>    I have just about finished planting peppers for this spring. I 've
>planted Anaheim Chili, Ancho, Habanero, and Jalapeno, for hot peppers. Sweet
>Banana, Big Bertha Bell, Jupiter Bell, and Ivory Bell.
Allen, are you still on your hands and knees? Did your doc give you any
light at the end of the tunnel? Margaret L, hoping you will be well soon.