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What Is An “Heirloom” Tomato Anyway?

Depending on the source, the number of documented tomato varieties is anywhere from 7,500 to  10,000, with over 3,000 of those being “open pollinated”. Open pollinated simply means a tomato plant whose flowers are left to self-pollinate naturally, as opposed to being deliberately or inadvertently crossed with another variety to create a hybrid. The tomato […]