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- 28-01-2007, 07:23 PM #1
Blaby special tomato
This heritage tomato variety was rescued last year and some 900 packets of seed were distributed countrywide.
Does anybody have a couple of seeds spare or know of a source?
- 29-01-2007, 03:18 PM #2
Have you emailed the chap who did the original "rescuing"? Dr Russell Sharp, on r.sharp at lancaster.ac.ukKris
I child-proofed my house, but they still manage to get in.
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- 29-01-2007, 03:35 PM #3Tuber
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Blow me,spent half my life living there and never heard of this tomato (Blaby that is).
- 29-01-2007, 04:47 PM #4
Here's the chaps website - with piccies of the Blaby
To see a world in a grain of sand
And a heaven in a wild flower
- 29-01-2007, 09:45 PM #5
Cheers both, email sent
- 12-02-2007, 01:32 PM #6
thank you for that website, i had never even heard of them before. i've emailed him about some seeds so hopefully i'll be able to have a go at growing my own soon *fingers crossed*
- 12-02-2007, 04:22 PM #7
- 12-02-2007, 10:44 PM #8
I emailed him as well but got no answer. If anyone gets any at all i would to try them even if its only three or four.
Theres also another variety of tom thats coming back in circulation again, Its a Manx variety and anyone who applies who lives in the Isle of Man will get some, name Manx Marvel i think.
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