A big one

This is a “Pineapple” heirloom tomato. I noticed it lurking behind some foliage, but I had no idea how huge it was until I picked it. It did put up some resistance, but after wrestling it to the ground, I finally managed to hoist it over my shoulder and drag it to my kitchen.

How big is it? Well just look at it next to the poor little dachshund.

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And here it is next to an extra large egg.

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Pretty isn’t it, with that yellow and red coloring? I am going to have to make myself a really big sandwich.

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About dirtynailz

Writer for a daily newspaper, gardener, tree hugger, orchid-grower, photographer, animal lover, hiker, wilderness seeker. Proponent of clover in the lawn and a dog on the bed.
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6 Responses to A big one

  1. Yup, that is a BIG tomato! I bet it tastes great, too.

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  2. Lee May says:

    That tomato looks dangerously large. Don’t turn your back on it.

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  3. CJ Wright says:

    Ever seen “Attack of the Killer Tomatoes”? Your’s could be the star! (It’s gorgeous!)

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