|Cluster of Whopper Tomatoes|
Have you ever been working in your tomato plants on a hot, humid day and realized that your fingers are covered with a kind of yellow-green powder? Some of us are even a bit allergic to the residue of tomato plants.
I've encountered it for years and never really thought much about it - the slightly sticky powdery stuff comes off the tomato leaf hairs - and then I found this interesting article (thanks to Seeds from Italy's newsletter).
Here's the scoop on what that stuff is!