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|Subject: Re: Another View of Fiscal Cliff Deal||Date: 1/13/2013 1:42 PM|
|Author: lowstudent||Number: 666194 of 847162|
Volunteer tomatoes don't fruit? Volunteer tomatoes from hybrids results in random tomato varieties, but the ones I have allowed to mature have produced fruit.
IF you save the seeds, they fruit, if you let the plants just decay some roots stay alive, I have yet to see any of them fruit.
I had the unfortunate scenario of twice having problems at the end of tomato season that ran through to early summer that kept me from the garden.
Both times I was over-run with tomato-like weeds -- and this was from different varieties of tomato. It is now 3 years since the last problem and I still have some of those little varmints popping up.
I have grown them from saved seed, and that is not a problem -- the weeding situation seems different at least from my experience.
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