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4th Annual Heirloom Tomato Fundraiser for PHHS XCTF

posted Mar 17, 2014, 10:23 PM by Patrick Henry   [ updated Mar 17, 2014, 10:27 PM ]

Dear PHHS Families and Friends,

We invite you to participate in our 4th Annual Heirloom Tomato Fundraiser to support Patrick Henry High School track & field athlete.

This year's selection of rare and unusual heirloom tomatoes includes old favorites (incl. Aussie, Blondköpfchen, Black Cherry, Green Zebra, Flammé, Carmello, Paul Robeson) and several new varieties (incl.  Blue Fruit, Cherokee Chocolate, Oaxacan Jewel, Red Zebra, Marianna's Peace Heirloom). 

All plants are being raised from seeds by a PHHS parent in a Rolando backyard, will be transplanted into 3 inch pots, and will be available for planting in late March-early April. 

All plants will be available in limited qualities:  pre-order right away => first come, first served! 

Click here to download a pdf  with pictures and descriptions of the different varieties.
The spreadsheet for ordering the plants can be downloaded here .

If you cannot download or open the tomato descriptions (pdf file) or the spreadsheet (xlsx), send an email to , and I will send you the files as attachments.

Proceeds will support the purchase of new uniforms for track & field athletes at Patrick Henry High School.

Suggested donations:  1 plant - $8; 2 plants - $14; 3 plants - $18;  4 plants - $20;  each additional plant: $5
If you order 5 or more plants, you will receive a bonus plant.  

Write checks to PHHS Cross-Country and Track & Field Boosters.

Payment is due in March/April when you pick up the plants at a booster meeting or track & field event.  Other delivery options can be arranged.

To order, please use the ordering spreadsheet and send to    

Best wishes for outstanding track & field and tomato growing seasons!

Your PHHS Cross-Country and Track & Field Boosters

Feel free to share this invitation with friends and family.

=> Link to descriptions & pictures (pdf file)

=> Link to order form (Excel spreadsheet)