32 Free DIY Tomato Trellis & Cage Ideas to Grow Your Tomato Big and Healthy - Tomato is one of the most popular plants for beginner gardeners. But, growing tomatoes is tricky. It's because the plant's body is so thin that it'll fall to the ground when the tomato has grown big enough. If you don't do something about it, the plant will easily get caught with diseases and you'll end up with ugly tomatoes. The solution? You need to stake the plant!
How to Grow Tomatoes - dummies
Tomatoes require a long growing season, so your best bets are to buy plants or start seeds indoors 4 to 6 weeks before your last frost date. Either way, you want a stocky, 6- to 10-inch tall transplant ready to go into the garden after all danger of frost has passed. To jump-start tomatoes, preheat […]
Give your tomatoes a weave. Pruning and supporting tomatoes.
The Florida Weave is a great alternative to tomato cages for keeping your tomatoes in check all summer. Please enjoy this photo of me literally smiling up at nothing. I am not looking at anything or anyone. I am alone in my garden but wanted a photo of me with
Tomatoes on two different types of trellis - Raised Urban Gardens
I planted four tomato plants on my cattle panel trellis and two tomato plants on my nylon trellis. All six are doing great, and I have over 15 tomatoes on one plant! It is exciting to see my first spring tomatoes! One tip on tomatoes, I trim or break off the extra leaves at the …