Re: [tomato] Tomato Digest V1 #24
Fri, 30 May 1997 06:02:01 -0800

Thanks for the note
Here in the S F Bay Area winds have ripped my beefsteaks and betterboys in
half. The damage is to the trunks as well as the limbs. Limbs are still
barely threads.

The plants are the size of a beachball.

Leave them alone......?

Cut them back to the ground?


>Date: Thu, 29 May 1997 17:34:12 -0500
>From: John & Jan Taylor <>
>Subject: [tomato] how is your tomatoes growing?
>What a season it has been in San Antonio!
>I cannot count the times I have scraped those darn plants off the ground
>from either terrible rain storms or wind...(had 70mph winds knock 3ft
>plants over the other day..)..
>But those hearty suckers are still a goin'!
>In fact, fixin to march out and pick more for dinner....
>Anyway, just wondering how your gardens are going!
>Jan Taylor