12 Companion Plants To Grow With Your Tomatoes

Some people believe in tomato companion plants and others think it is some old wives tale. Growing friendly plants together is said to help growth, produce more flavor and protect fruits and … [Read more...]

5 Of The [BEST NATURAL] Tomato Fertilizers!

Have you ever tried using natural tomato fertilizers to grow you tomato crop? Let's face it... Tomatoes are undoubtedly the most popular plant grown in many home vegetable gardens. They are hardy … [Read more...]

What Causes Tomato Blossoms To Drop?

You may be an "old hand" at raising tomatoes or you may be an "eager beaver" who has set out their first plants this year. In either ease, however, you are likely to discover the bane of all … [Read more...]

How To Care For San Marzano Tomato Plants And Why Grow Them

Italy is famous for its fabulous food, and it should come as no surprise, certain ingredients are held in high regard when it comes to Italian cooking. Along with traditional balsamic vinegar like … [Read more...]

How to Prune Tomato Plants

It's simple.... You’ll get the greatest yield when you learn how to prune tomato plants. It’s somewhat akin to growing bonsai. It takes quite a bit of care and attention to train your plants and … [Read more...]

Fall Uses For Tomato Cages

The tomato cage helps when growing our tomatoes during the spring and summer gardening season. However, this wire cage can also play a part in the fall and winter season when it's time to … [Read more...]

10 Mistakes Gardeners Make When Planting Tomato Plants

Let me ask you a question. When planting tomato plants do you follow any "rules" or do you simply plant and hope for the best? Garden tomatoes are just as tasty to insects and birds as they are to … [Read more...]

Why Tomatoes Crack When Growing

If you have grown tomatoes you've experienced "tomato cracks." Sometimes called "growth cracks" and usually associated with excessive watering, rainy periods and dry weather which lead to … [Read more...]

Tomato Care Growing Questions and Answers

Question: I am losing about half of my tomato crop because of fruit rot. Sunken round spots develop over the ripening fruit. The spots enlarge rapidly in warm weather. Answer: There are a number … [Read more...]

8 Mistakes Growers Make That Cause Tomato Plant Problems

There is nothing better than having fresh, homegrown tomatoes any time of the year. You just cannot replace the flavor of fresh tomatoes with store-bought varieties. Although some people find it … [Read more...]