Although the Topsy Turvy seems like a gimmick, we sort of like it for a couple of reasons: It acts like a pot, which allows you to grow a tomato plant even if you don't have much outdoor space. Also, according to the Topsy Turvy web site, the planter eliminates ground fungus, harmful bacteria, cutworm damage, need for pesticides, digging and weeding, and backbreaking work.
And then there are the pictures. If that photo above the jump is any indication, the Topsy Turvy obviously promises some prolific fruit. Has anyone tried one of these yet? Do you love it like my mom does?
(Second Image: Kathy Kinnear)