Re: [gardeners] Re: Saturday in the garden

Margaret Lauterbach (
Sun, 15 Jul 2001 06:04:36 -0600

Interesting, George. Our heat doesn't begin to match yours, yet Celebrity 
is pushed here.  They don't advertise it as a hot weather planat here 
either.  I like the yellow bells too, and they last longer after being 
picked green than any other tomatoes we've had.  Margaret L

At 04:23 PM 7/14/01 -0500, you wrote:
>I've tried celebrity but they are no better at handling our humidity than the
>others. The three main hot weather tomatoes are are Celebrity, Gulf Coast, and
>Heatwave. I'm currently growing Heatwave II and they are still producing.
>Amazingly the tomato producing best is Yellow Bell. Good thing too as I dearly
>love those yaller maters.
>It's not just my productivity, gardening is, and always has been, a joint 
>around here. This morning I was cooking and packing and Miz Anne was 
>peeling and
>slicing. We all took a nap after a light lunch, lasted abut 2 hours. 
>Tomorrow we
>will do eggplant. Luckily our kids and friends enjoy the stuff we put up 
>as our
>garden has been most productive last year and this year.