It’s hard to believe that a small tray of seedlings grew into this three foot tall forest.
All the tomatoes love the maxi-kaps so much, that they just sprawled into lush bushy plants with thick stems and huge leaves.
They’ve survived our brutally frigid summer start and evening lows of 8 (which we still have).
All the leaves on the different varieties are different. From the broad velvety leaves of the Brandywines:
To the lacy fern-like fronds of Ildi:
There are no tomatoes yet, but my knowledgeable friends are telling me it’s only a matter of days now.
I’ll do a tomato dance in my spare time.
In other news – I harvested my first zucchini yesterday, and I’ll be having some photos tomorrow.