I pruned it. ;)

northspruce(z3a MB CDA)August 6, 2012

I steeled my nerves and pruned that tomato plant I've been complaining about. I just cut off everything that didn't have tomatoes on. The pile in front is what I took off:

This is what's left. It's hard to see but there are a LOT of tomatoes in there!

Also, my zucchini is terrifying.

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beegood_gw

Be careful around that zuchinni. These monster ones have been know to attack people walking by.Always carry a big stick.

    Bookmark   August 6, 2012 at 8:48PM
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marciaz3 Tropical 3 Northwestern Ontario

Soooooooooo, what kind of fertilizer are you using???

    Bookmark   August 6, 2012 at 9:28PM
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shazam_z3

Famous gardening last words:

"Oh, I should plant two zucchini seeds, just in case."

    Bookmark   August 6, 2012 at 9:41PM
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northspruce(z3a MB CDA)

The veg gardens are organic (+/- some traded and bought seeds) so they get nothing but compost and leaves dug in. They got a lot of compost this spring. :)

    Bookmark   August 6, 2012 at 9:46PM
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northspruce(z3a MB CDA)

Shazam: LOL!! True, that is three plants but you can't even see the back one in the photo. Also the tomato plant is two. But they're still huge.

    Bookmark   August 6, 2012 at 9:49PM
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marciaz3 Tropical 3 Northwestern Ontario

I'm regretting the two zukes this year too. I did have a year once when a plant grew only male flowers so i usually still plant two. They really like where they are this year. I still have two monsters left - any takers? :>

    Bookmark   August 7, 2012 at 9:30AM
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