Down on the Allotment

Matron grows vegetables and fruit in a courtyard garden. Which edibles will tolerate less than ideal growing conditions. Discovering how veggies can grow in partial shade.

Monday, September 04, 2006

Just one more

Couldn't resist just one more photograph of my beautiful gardeners delight tomato. Apparently lycopeine levels in tomatoes is highest after 11 days of natural ripening on the vine. Not a lot of people know that - go on - amaze your friends. Posted by Picasa


At 12:43 PM, Blogger Rebsie Fairholm said...

I can see how the variety got its name.

I didn't know that about the lycopene ... I am suitably amazed!


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