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 How Do I Prevent Tomatoes from Cross-pollinating?
If tomato varieties are planted in close proximity, pollen from one variety can land on the female part of a blossom, the stigma, of a different variety and lead to some or all hybrid seeds being formed in that fruit. This is commonly referred to
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 Growing two tomato varieties and still saving seed?
       • Posted by: nick_b79 4/5 Southeast MN on Sat, Sep 14, 13 at 17:35
              • 23 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Sep 28, 13 at 13:23
OK, so the past few years I've been experimenting with many varieties of tomato to see what works best in my climate and soil, and have narrowed it down to Siberian Red for an early-season crop, and Abe Lincoln for a late-season crop. Siberians r
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 Saving seeds, Genetics in individual fruit or plant?
       • Posted by: KGPoling OR on Fri, Aug 16, 13 at 19:34
              • 15 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Aug 19, 13 at 1:07
Hello everyone! So this is my first year collecting seed for next season and I have a very nice plant producing some delicious fruit but of different sizes. If I am to collect seed from the plant does it matter if I pick the biggest tomato fo
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 saving seeds--can seeds get infected with salmonella?
       • Posted by: ameera z11 Dubai on Sun, Mar 17, 13 at 8:27
              • 12 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Mar 19, 13 at 10:27
I fermented some tomato seeds and last night I was washing them... I went to transfer them from one mesh strainer to the other and a bunch fell in the sink. I went to scoop some out and added them to the rest. Later I remembered dishes that
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 id tomato? And how to save seed?
So I've been buying this tomato at the store lately, and all it says is
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 Save seeds after hard freeze?
       • Posted by: rockiecarol 4 to 3 on Tue, Oct 16, 12 at 16:02
              • 8 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Oct 25, 12 at 17:29
Is it possible to save seeds of a fully ripe tomato that has been frozen? It got down to 17. Follow-Up Postings: RE: Save seeds after hard freeze? Posted by: Return to the Growing Tomatoes Forum | Post a Follow-Up
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 Can you save seed from a tomato that ripens indoors?
       • Posted by: clones2 on Wed, Aug 24, 11 at 13:25
              • 7 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Sep 20, 13 at 1:44
I always save seeds from tomatoes that ripen on the vine... Can you save seeds from a tomato that you let ripen indoors? Follow-Up Postings: RE: Can you save seed fr Return to the Growing Tomatoes Forum | Post a Foll
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 Seed saving question
       • Posted by: Creek-side 5 on Wed, Jan 30, 13 at 20:53
              • 7 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Feb 2, 13 at 8:13
I know there are lots of sources for this information, but I don't have time to research. My question is just this: Can I plant all these varieties right next to each other, save the seeds from the non-hybrids, and then grow all the non-hybrids fr
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 Does seed source matter?
       • Posted by: sue_ct z6 CT on Tue, Feb 18, 14 at 22:31
              • 16 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Feb 21, 14 at 20:49
I have noticed over the past few years since I started growing plants from seed, that the varieties that do well has changed in that short time. I found that Cherokee Purple, which had always done well for me, petered out and the plants got smalle
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 saved seeds to be grown (my 1st time)
       • Posted by: purple1701 5B Chicago on Thu, Mar 20, 14 at 17:43
              • 5 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Mar 21, 14 at 15:35
My kids had a blast helping with the garden last year, and one of their favorite parts was sprouting seeds in baggies. We had a prolific crop of cherry tomatoes, a ton of ginormous beefsteaks, and 2 kinds of roma-type plants, one of which was a hy
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 Cherokee Purple
       • Posted by: Hudson...WY 3 on Tue, Oct 15, 13 at 11:03
              • 34 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Dec 7, 13 at 9:00
The ripe tomato in this photo was picked a few weeks ago but the rest are how the plant looks today in our October snow storm in Wyoming - inside our GH. This Cherokee Purple is our last tomato plant standing - we planted the start in July - much
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 Blight and seed saving
       • Posted by: ediej1209 5 N Central OH on Tue, Jul 30, 13 at 12:01
              • 4 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Aug 1, 13 at 16:35
I am going to lose all my Estler's MLs to blight. I am just sick. This stupid rainy weather... I can't trim and spray fast enough, it's already spread to the new growth at the top. There are several large greenies starting to ripen toward the b
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 5th Annual Tomato & Pepper Seed Exchange
       • Posted by: hmacdona Zone 3a Calgary on Tue, Sep 18, 12 at 10:08
              • 150 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Dec 11, 12 at 7:40
Hi everyone, As a Canadian member, I am unable to post this note in the exchange forum. I do hope you'll be ok with me posting here as I wanted to extend this offer to the US and International gardenweb members as I did last year. I am ho
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 Silly question about hybrid seeds
       • Posted by: HotHabaneroLady 7a Central MD on Sat, Mar 29, 14 at 13:58
              • 22 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Apr 2, 14 at 15:33
Today I attended a wonderful program put on by master gardeners affiliated with the University of Maryland Extension. One of the things we covered is the fact that if you save seeds from a hybrid, the plant that grows from those seeds will typica
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 Saving seed
       • Posted by: bigpinks none on Wed, Oct 10, 12 at 17:25
              • 4 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Oct 16, 12 at 13:15
Kept some from a large bi-color and ditto a softball sized Bearclaw. Fermented for a few days per web instructions. Does this really help? This will be my first time growing from my own seed(if they germinate) Cant wait! Follow-Up Postings:
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 Tomato from your own seeds?
       • Posted by: lindalana z5 IL on Tue, Oct 8, 13 at 18:37
              • 15 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Oct 10, 13 at 15:26
Do tomato from your own seeds, the ones that you saved previous year tend to be better? I.e. do seeds tend to acclimatize? Follow-Up Postings: RE: Tomato from Return to the Growing Tomatoes Forum | Post a Follow-Up
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 Do I have Brandywine?
       • Posted by: lindalana z5 IL on Sat, Sep 14, 13 at 21:22
              • 30 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Sep 27, 13 at 21:27
I have received seeds from a friend who got F2 Bradywine x Stupice from Carolyn some years back. Several people have grown it before and reported that it was rather stupicy than BW, smaller, earlier, bumpier? My pictures are not clear for some
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 13 year old tomato seed germination
       • Posted by: danabelle21 AL on Tue, Feb 6, 07 at 13:28
              • 38 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Mar 22, 13 at 14:00
Hi, I'm new here & need some advice on germinating some 13 year old tomato seeds. They belonged to a dear friend of mine who just passed away recently. His family started developing this variety of tomato in 1908. I was given the seeds by His g
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 In search of seeds
I am searching for Estler's Mortgage Lifter seeds. All I can find are either a generic
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 Hybrid Tomato Seeds
       • Posted by: CharlieBoring 7 on Fri, Mar 1, 13 at 7:31
              • 14 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Mar 4, 13 at 22:23
Will the seeds saved from a hybrid tomato produce the same tomato plant? Follow-Up Postings: RE: Hybrid Tomato Seeds Posted b Return to the Growing Tomatoes Forum | Post a Follow-Up Hybrid Tomato Seeds Poste
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