urbantomato will be hosting a PLANT SALE on SATURDAY MAY 30th at the corner of Hunter & Water. If you can’t make it to the plant sale, let me know what plants you would like & I can set them aside for you & make arrangements to get them to you & your gardens! I […]
Tag Archives: tomato varieties
History of Isis Candy Cherry Tomato
Listen to the breeder of the Isis Candy Cherry Tomato talk about it’s history on the Seed of the Week radio broadcast from the Anishinaabe Seed Project Pick up some isis candy cherry tomato seeds of your own here!
Focus Fair – This Weekend!
Would you like to pick up some heirloom seeds for seasonal presents? How about choosing from a whole bunch of local artists with unique gift ideas? Join us for Focus Fair this Saturday & Sunday at the Spill Cafe! For more information & links to the artists websites, check out our facebook event or follow […]
Adventures in Canning
wasabi pickled beans! wasabi, ginger, garlic, beans, soy sauce & rice vinegar tomato salsa pickled beans pickling beans pickles! peach salsa! making peach salsa pickled beets & carrots of many varieties. gorgeous wines preserved in jameson’s & honey: who knew such perfect concoctions existed. plums in red wine. another delicious idea pears in jameson’s and […]
Late Summer Harvests
tomatoes & other goodies are finally starting to ripen in bulk! just a taste of the many colourful beets & carrots i can pick soon i have been wanting to grow this beautiful plant, romanesco for years, i finally have one tiny head 🙂 cucumber & squash galore beans a plenty wasn’t the best light […]
summer in the seed garden
garden plan basil is getting big & smelling great! Despite getting a late start in getting everything planted. things are growing like gang busters in the seed garden. i am trying to grow some exciting new things this season. growing five new types of lettuce for seed and working on an artichoke growing experiment. lots […]
Mid June gardens
I am a little behind in my garden & in my posting of photos so I will do a whole bunch now. Here’s some shots of my lift lock community garden plot some cherry tomato seedlings finally put in the ground & emerging beans my secret backyard garden finally starting to look that way. lots […]
found this pic on-line and for obvious reasons, love it. i think i have many of these varieties but obviously have way more to go!
Garden coming along
I have the best bosses and friends a lady could ask for. In these pictures, you can see my bosses working to help me get my garden planted before I had to leave town suddenly for personal reasons. Starting to look like a garden & not just a phlox patch!
I love hearing from my customers & getting emails like this: “I love the variety and selection you offer! It is fantastic to see tomatoes and peppers that you wouldn’t see in grocery stores. I have a big Yellow Pear Tomato and Black Sea Man tomato in the back yard starting to flower and your […]