The tomato plants were drooping, their crop reduced to small discolored fruit.
Any who expect to get early cabbage, cauliflower, lettuce or radishes, while planting or sowing is delayed until the time of sowing tomato and egg plant in May, are sure to be disappointed of a full crop. Frequent rotation of crops should be practised in the vegetable garden, in order to head off insects and diseases; and also to make the best use of the land.
He piled ham, sandwich spread, lettuce, a tomato and bread in his arms and allowed the door to shut on its own.
Other vegetables adopted from Mexico are the tomato (tomatl) and the chili, used as flavouring to native dishes.
One big gobbler snatched a tomato from me one day and ran away with it.