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Siamese Tomato!

Posted: Sun Aug 12, 2012 2:16 pm
by SLC
I have never seen this before!

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Cool, huh?

Posted: Mon Aug 13, 2012 4:02 am
by gixxerific
That is called a double bloom or megablossom (megabloom) it happens when 2 blossoms fuse together. Competition growers loves these that is one way to get a 4 - 5 - 6 lb tomato. As long as it is one continuous fruit and not 2 piggybacking they are legal in scoring.

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