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#267553 - 03/10/2009 at 12:27 AM Cross Breeding Tomatoes
Melon_Master Offline

Registered: 03/09/2009 at 04:11 PM
Posts: 8
Loc: Texas, U.S.
I saw a How-to guide on how to cross-breed different breeds of tomatoes. Could I cross breed tomatoes with watermelons? Please tell me what you think. I think they would taste pretty good. I only have one more question. Can you cross breed tomatoes with hot peppers such as Jalapeno or cayenne?

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#267582 - 03/10/2009 at 01:18 AM Re: Cross Breeding Tomatoes [Re: Melon_Master]
Nelson Offline

Registered: 03/07/2009 at 12:23 PM
Posts: 16
Loc: Central Missouri

Don't think it works that way. Different families, besides the tomato/watermelon cross would need a whole loaf of bread, a whole slab of bacon, a whole head of lettuce, along with a large jar of mayo to get a BLT.
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#267623 - 03/10/2009 at 10:34 AM Re: Cross Breeding Tomatoes [Re: Nelson]
peppereater Offline
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Registered: 04/23/2005 at 08:00 PM
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Loc: pink, ok
cross the tomato and bacon with the mayo, and all you'd need is a big hunka bread, IMO!

#304578 - 02/04/2010 at 09:10 PM Re: Cross Breeding Tomatoes [Re: peppereater]
shilo Offline

Registered: 02/04/2010 at 09:08 PM
Posts: 4
as far as a tomato watermelon mix goes im not sure but a jalapeno tomato mix does work. iv crossed them as my big end of year project in my high school horticulture class.


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