A grape tomato is a class of tomatoes originally believed to be of southeast Asian origin, shaped similarly to the oblong plum tomatoes but having the small size and sweetness of cherry tomatoes. Grape tomatoes produce small and typically oblong fruits. Introduced to the worldwide market in the 1990s, they have gained substantial popularity, due at least in part to their higher sugar content compared to regular tomatoes, and due to their smaller, bite-sized shape.
We are a small, owner-operated vegetable farm & nursery located in Waimanalo, Hawaii ,servicing all of your produce, planting and botanical needs. Our quality home-grown vegetables are nurtured with tender care and available at very competitive prices.we also sell all the beautiful flowers and plants you enjoy all grown in our very own on-site .Mahiku Farm is your favorite neighborhood greenery. We grow Vegetables , fruits,plants ,flowersa and fruit trees.several acres of grape tomatos. Our goal is to produce high-quality food for local customers, while practicing good stewardship of the land so that it will nurture us for generations to come. We believe food should have as direct a route as possible between field and table. Vegetables picked with your hands or the hands of a farmer you know are simply better. We invite you to come to our farm, where you can pick fresh fruits in season, try an assortment of local foods in the farm store, and make a day of it with a hayride, picnic and visit with the animals. You can also find our produce at several farmer’s markets locally in Hawaii.
Long Bean, is a vigorous climbing annual and the plant begins to produce long pods, ranging from 14 to 30 inches, 60 days after sowing. The pods hang in pairs that should be picked for vegetable uses before matured. Yardlong Bean is a subtropical/tropical plant and is widely grown in Southeastern Asia, Thailand and Southern China. It is a very interesting plant to grow - you almost need to check/harvest long beans everyday because they grow very quick in warm climates. It is, however, sensitive to the temperature and grows relatively slow in mild/cold environments. Like to grow common beans, it is recommended to rotate the planting locations every year for getting the best results - do not repeat planting at the same spots within 3-4 years. Edible pods are very crisp, tender and delicious. Long beans are cut into shorter sections and cooked like common green beans. There are many varieties grown in the Orient and they are generally identified by the color of the matured seeds.