Re: Part 2 of [tomato] Solar Set

Kimberlee Simmons/ (
Fri, 27 Nov 1998 04:43:58 +0500

On the subject of Part 2 of [tomato] Solar Set, ChuckWyatt/Md/Z7 

> This year I grew 114 heirloom or open pollinated varieties with
> about a 90% successful result.  By successful I mean fruit that far
> surpasses the hybrids.  There were a few "bummers" but those are
> often attributable to a lack of adaptation which clears up in a year
> or two.

My goodness!!!  114 varieties?!  May I ask: do you grow 1 variety of 
each, or do you do multiples of some (or all)?  You must have a HUGE 
area to garden in...lucky you.  :-)  


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