Douglas Smith, a British gardener, has grown 839 tomatoes on a single stem and surprised the world by breaking the previous world record of 488 tomatoes on a single stem.
43-year-old has been working on this project for a long time and finally made a new world record because of his hard work and passion for gardening.
In an interview, he revealed that it took him almost an hour to harvest all the tomatoes.He used to spend 4 hours a week in the greenhouse. His consistent efforts bore fruit one day and he made a world record.
The size of each tomato is not more than a tennis ball.
The overall weight of these tomatoes is around 9lb.He planted the seeds in March 2021, and after a few months, he got his required result. Douglas recorded the counting scene of the tomatoes and asked a policeman and a priest to witness the event.
It helped him to verify for the Guinness World Record.
Later the samples from the soil were sent to a lab nearby for analysis.
Stanstead Abbotts helped Douglas Smith in this perspective as he is an IT manager at Herts.The previous world record was of growing 488 tomatoes on a single stem in 2010. We are waiting who will break this record of Douglas Smith. According to our opinion, it is not going to happen soon.
Smith is an inspiration for everyone working hard in his life. He is also famous for growing the biggest tomatoes weighing 6lb, which he harvested a year ago. According to Smith, the tomatoes are perfect in taste, and he is willing to share them with the world.
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