In some parts of Mexico the red ones are called tomates, the green ones jitomates. In other parts of Mexico it is just the opposite.
Tomatillos (or green tomatoes / tomates verdes) are small, green, round and have a kind of a husk.
Retired, living in Zacatecas, Mexico. Traveling around the country. This is a journal of random thoughts covering everything and anything. "Photos and photo 'essays' can be found on http://www.barrygriefer.com/ Maybe I'll integrate photos into this blog, we'll see.