There was a lot of squealing going on at Chez Jo yesterday. It started in the morning when I saw this through the sunroom window:
We have tomatoes! This is my Tumbling Tom tomato plant that I was worried was going to die because the leave changed from a young healthy lime-green colour to grey-green. It doesn't seem to have affected the plants fruit-producing ability. Andrew wonders if this is the plant's natural state because while looking a sickly grey-green, the leaves are healthy.
Here's a close up of one of the tomatoes:
I wasn't able to go out and take pictures until much later in the afternoon, and while checking out my other plants, I saw this and screamed:
See it? Here's a close up:
It's a baby cucumber! I've never tried growing cucumbers before, and I am so chuffed that they are growing so well! (And that the recent rains hadn't washed everything away!)