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Old 1 Week Ago   #16
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Nice looking plants, KarenO.
From the previous info (thanks!), I think I'll try Utyonok next season. I'm typically a big fan of orange/gold tomatoes. From previous varieties that I've tried, Tumbling Tom Junior (Yellow) and Tumbling Tiger (Vegetalis) are fairly compact and will "fit" in my coldframe as a very early. TTJ didn't taste very good when it started, but got better. Tumbling Tiger has 360 degree branching, so I will probably add it next spring. It is the most compact "tumbling" type that I've grown. I start all these in February, so they must not outgrow my available space, and that is a big issue with regular hanging basket types.
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Thanks, Karen

Stokes has the best prices on Terrenzo that I have found:
http://www.stokeseeds.com/product.as...checkCookies=1
Just ordered a bean i want to try...Burpee has Terenzo right now i.25 for ten seeds.
i even think they have free shipping. Never ordered from them.

Nice looking compact plant karenO !
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I'm growing Hardin's Miniature this year. Wow prolific! Elongated ovals coming to a point. Naturally blue-grey curling foliage (not as curly as Stick, but don't think there's anything wrong if yours curl). I have no idea what they taste like yet, but ChrisK used them in some of his crosses.

http://www.gardenhoard.com/tomato-ha...ure-seeds.html

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I like Utyonok too. Mine are yellow to golden orange, but not pointy.

Prolific and good tasting. The only problem is that they spend their whole lives looking like they're ready to die, with the stumpy shape and curled leaves...
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I'm growing Pearly Pink Orange in a maybe one gallon pot and it is fruiting and growing well.
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Pearly Pink Orange cascades & would look pretty in a hanging basket.

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I like Utyonok too. Mine are yellow to golden orange, but not pointy.
I was mistaken. Some of my fruits are pointy. I don't track by plant, but it's possible that some plants are pointy and some aren't.
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I find dwarfs are to stiff to look good in a basket. Also no micro approaches the productivity of a determinate cherry OP or hybrid, not even the MF's. Also the tumblers are much, much earlier. The simple solution to your space issue in your cold frame is to sow them later. Mine was sown April 1 and will soon be producing lots of fruit. And it looks good.

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Maglia Rosa might look pretty in a basket. Without support, it falls and weeps a bit. I think if grown in a hanging basket and never staked, it would naturally cascade, although it would do so mostly to one side.
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