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DIY Topsy Turvy Tomato Planter Update

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Time for another installment of DIY Topsy Turvy Tomato Planter Update!  I am seriously amazed at how well our gallon milk jug planters are doing.  In fact we are starting to get little tomatoes on one of the plants.  Not to long and Dilly will be able to go pick “moties” in her own back yard – she is so excited for them to turn her favorite color – red!  Here she is showing off her planters and pointing to the little tomatoes. And now as they grow…. Picture #1:  April 21st 2011. Picture #2:  May 15th 2011. Picture #3:  … …..

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DIY Topsy Turvy Tomato Planter Update

Today we had the family over and grilled out.  I went down to see how the burgers were coming along on the grill and noticed that Dilly’s DIY Topsy Turvy Tomato Plants were really taking off.  And so I decided to share with you how they are doing….. and so here are the first planted and current pictures. First planted on April 21st 2011 Current pictures taken May 15th 2011 Tomato Plant #1 Tomato Plant #2   I think it’s really neat how the plants turn up and grow towards the sun even though they are planted hanging upside down.  … …..

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DIY Topsy Turvy Tomato Planter

Dilly and I love tomatoes or “moties” as she calls them, hehe.  Two years ago I attempted a garden and well let’s just say that I am not the gardening type.  Pulling weeds does not appeal to me and pretty soon my garden was a garden of weeds.  I had seen the advertisements for the Topsy Turvy Tomato Planters and though I thought it was a brilliant idea I was not about to drop $10-$20 on something I could make myself for practically free so that is what Dilly and I did yesterday.  Want to learn how to make your … …..

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