Category: Tomatos Growing

Growing Tomatoes from Seeds Is Easy and Rewarding

If you thought that it’s difficult growing tomato plants from seeds you’re in for a pleasant surprise.  Large varieties of tomato seed packets are easily available and it is easy and rewarding to experiment with them. Start in early spring and grow your tomato plants indoors for about six to eight weeks before taking them to an outside garden. Place… Read more »

Why Do Tomatoes Split

Split tomatoes are more common than most people realize. Of course, nobody wants to deal with a split tomato because it’s less than pleasant to look at. Moisture and heat stress tend to cause this situation. Why Do Tomatoes Split While Growing? Excess Moisture If a tomato features cracks in concentric circles, then moisture stress is the culprit. Excess moisture… Read more »

Growing Organic Tomato Indoors

Tomatoes is a plant that grows during the warmer months only.  When it’s cold outside, tomatoes will no longer grow.  When this happen, for those who still want to grow tomatoes, the only other solution would be to grow them indoors.  Indoor gardening is not the same as growing them in a traditional garden especially for organic tomatoes.  Below are… Read more »

Growing Tomato Plants: More Tips

It’s a common scenario: One month, you carefully introduce tomato seeds or young tomato plants into well-prepared soil, and several weeks later, you’re delighted to see a bumper crop of juicy, healthy tomatoes ripe for the picking before your eyes. Then, full of enthusiasm, you plant another crop…and it’s a complete failure. Why? Or to put it another way, what… Read more »

Plant at the Right Time to Avoid Tomato Growing Problems

Given that tomato growing is meant to be an enjoyable and highly productive pastime, you naturally want to plan your planting to avoid any problems that may crop up during the planting and harvesting process. In this regard one of the most important things to take into account is the timing of your planting. Since temperature is one of the… Read more »

Grow Tomatoes Successfully Right From Seeds

We pointed out in previous articles that there are various choices you need to make before you attempt to grow tomatoes for the first time. One of the most important of the questions you need to ask yourself is: do you want to buy seedlings from your local nursery – very young tomato plants – and transplant them into your… Read more »

How To Care For Tomato Plants

Tomatoes are a popular vegetable with many people, because they can be added to almost any meal. Tomatoes go great with burgers and sandwiches by adding flavor and juiciness. Besides being flavorful, this produce item also packs a lot of nutrition as well. What more could you ask for from a food, besides great taste and nutrition? In addition to… Read more »