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Posted on 08 March 2013 by tomatocasual.com

Decorating the Holiday Tree with Love Apples

Photo Credit: Pinterest Cheese Christmas tree by Blake Facey used under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Photo Credit: Pinterest Cheese Christmas tree by Blake Facey used under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

By Mindy McIntosh-Shetter

This year, I have decided to do my holiday decorating a little different.

In the past, I have filled my evergreen tree with treasure ornaments made by my children along with family collectables.

This includes homemade candy canes made from beads, little wooden backpacks, and my grandmother’s blown glass birds.

But this year, I am adding a unique decoration to my kitchen bar and that is a tomato tree.

This tree is not what one would expect. It is edible and ever changing. To start off, this tree’s form is one that can be found in many drugstores as the gumball tree. This tree is designed by pushing gumballs onto the ends of the plastic branches. This is the basic form of my tree but instead of gumballs I am going to use cherry tomatoes.

While I realize this seems a little unorthodox, Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted on 29 November 2008 by tomatocasual.com

Do Tomatoes Grow on Trees?

By Vanessa Richins

I often peer through the weekly junk mail supplements to amuse myself with the latest miracle products.

One that I have often seen advertised is a tree tomato.

Can tomatoes grow on trees?

One man’s quest for a tree tomato from an ad is described on firstcoastnews.com.  The glossy Ad touts Tomato trees as tall as men. It also claims that a tree will yield 60 pounds of Tomatoes. Turner has seen the ad for years, however this time he decided to try it.

He said “I ordered two plants for $6.98 on March 21st [article written a month later] , they’ve cashed my check, but Read the rest of this entry »

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