And the winners are …

Posted by on Sep 4, 2014 in From the nursery, Home page

Thanks to all of you who showed up for our 6th Annual Tomato Tasting on Labor Day. What a turnout!! Photo: Peggy holding an armload of Cherokee Greens ~ our favorite tomato this year! And your favorites are: 1. Black Cherry 2. Dr. Carolyn 3. Cherokee Green Enjoy the last harvests and start thinking about your fall/winter gardens. We will see you at the markets . ....

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Mildew musings

Posted by on Jul 5, 2014 in From the nursery, Home page

It is the first Saturday of the month, and I’m just back from an educational and pleasant trip to the UC Botanical Garden’s Sick Plant Clinic. This has been a wonderful year for powdery mildew on our tomato plants. I went to get the 411 on the nasty visitor. First the good news: Mildew needs living plant tissue to live on so it won’t kill your plant. There are many species of powdery mildew and they attack specific plants—the...

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Tomato Trading Cards ~ Series No. 2

Posted by on May 29, 2014 in From the nursery, Home page

Series 2 is hot off the presses! This set includes: Early season: Siletz Mid season: Harbinger, Marmande & Nepal Late season: Lillian’s Yellow Heirloom, Paul Robeson & Cherokee Green Cherries: Gold Nugget There’s more information under the Tomato Trading Cards tab on the menu above. Check out my Etsy Shop if you’d like to...

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