Growing Tomatoes

8 Ways to Trellis Tomatoes

8 Ways to Trellis Tomatoes

Tomatoes are one of the prizes of the home vegetable garden, but they can become difficult to manage when they get large. Most gardeners choose to support tomatoes with a trellis or cage to keep them under control. We're going to share eight creative ways to train...

A quick guide to tomato flavor profiles by color

A quick guide to tomato flavor profiles by color

Red, Orange, Yellow, Black Tomatoes: do they taste the same? The short answer - no. Tomato flavors vary by color. But you probably already guessed that, right? If you’re new to gardening, odds are you want to try your hand at growing your own tomatoes. Nothing beats a...

Why start tomatoes from seed? Six good reasons

Why start tomatoes from seed? Six good reasons

Starting tomatoes from seed is a new experience for many gardeners. Many of us are used to buying seedlings that have already been started by someone else. So why even go to all the trouble of starting tomatoes from seed in the first place? Six good reasons to start...

Starting Tomatoes from Seed: Tips & Tricks

Starting Tomatoes from Seed: Tips & Tricks

New gardeners often feel daunted by the idea of starting tomatoes from seed, but it’s not as hard as you think! There are many reasons to start your tomatoes from seed: Seeds give you access to more varieties than you can buy locally at the store. You have more...