Heart In Hand

amberroses(10a)November 7, 2011

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whgille(FL 9b)

Amber - Hearts are my absolute favorites! Is that Orange 117? If it is is one of the best.
I use them to make a tomato sauce, I like them better than paste tomatoes because they are rich and meaty. I just made some this morning because they don't have a long shelf life like other tomatoes.
I am growing this season German Red Strawberry, Monokahs Hat, Anna Russian and Brad's Blackheart.
I have visitors this week and I will be making pumpkin/sausage lasagna with the hearts tomato sauce.


    Bookmark   November 7, 2011 at 7:31PM
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You have a good eye for tomatoes Silvia. It is indeed Orange 117. I've only grown one other heart tomato, Marek's Pointy Heart, and I really liked that one too. They are very large. I have seeds set aside to grow German Red Strawberry and Brad's Blackheart in the future. Maybe I'll grow both next season.

    Bookmark   November 7, 2011 at 7:52PM
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that is one beautiful tomato.....!

    Bookmark   November 7, 2011 at 10:50PM
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WOW! Nice tomato! I've never heard of hearts. Maybe I'll try some too.

    Bookmark   November 8, 2011 at 5:28PM
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ibarbidahl(9 (tampa-ish))

How in the world did you find my heart?

*snicker* Looks yummy!


    Bookmark   November 9, 2011 at 2:54PM
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    Bookmark   November 10, 2011 at 10:25PM
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tomncath(St Pete Z10a Heat 10)

That's a winner Amber, how much did it weigh?


    Bookmark   November 11, 2011 at 3:01PM
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