Tomatoes make nice gifts

Big Beefsteak

Big Beefsteak

In early July, I visited a relative who had grown some of the most beautiful tomatoes with many beefsteak varieties – some heirloom, some not. These tomatoes grow in a cage she constructed to protect them from squirrels in Washington, D.C.

During dinner, this relative decided to pick some since I told . . . → Read More: Tomatoes make nice gifts

Pink, yellow and red tomatoes make list

Sweet Treats Pink Cherry and Beefsteak Tomatoes

Sweet Treats Pink Cherry and Beefsteak Tomatoes 2011

Although I’m coming out later than expected with a list of fruits and veggies that I absolutely enjoy, I’m listing my favorite tomatoes first. Even if we’re moving into the middle of spring, I’ve found you can still plant tomato seeds in the garden or containers . . . → Read More: Pink, yellow and red tomatoes make list