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To date, we’ve harvested nineteen tomatoes from our indoor plants.

The first two we cut open were mealy and watery, but the others have all been great.  We’ve been astonished by how large they’ve grown – here’s the biggest one of all…

It had sweet, pale flesh.  It obviously didn’t ripen as well as a tomato grown outdoors would have, but it wasn’t mushy in the middle and was great eating raw…

All the subsequent ones have been delicious too – we haven’t had another mealy tomato after the initial two. Here are the ones we ate tonight at dinner…

Hopefully as the weather warms up we’ll get improved ripening, but if not, we might look at getting some lights for next season.  We’ll keep you posted!

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