Posts tagged ‘tomato’

Tomato vine sprawling on ground with no cage to support it.

Tomato vine sprawling on ground with no cage to support it. Cultivar shown: Costoluto Genovese.

Should you cage your tomato plants?  There are advantages and disadvantages to tomato cages so it’s a personal decision you must make.

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Fertilizing zucchini

Fertilizing zucchini

I would like to show you how I intercepted a plastic container that was headed to the landfill and converted it into a simple, but effective, drip irrigation system.

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Any open container left outside can be useful for collecting rainwater.

Any open container left outside can be useful for collecting rainwater.

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I had some old seed and wondered if it would still grow.   Some of the seed was 8 years old and the rest were 7 years old.  Is that too old to germinate?

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How do you propagate a tomato plant?  It’s really simple.  Just cut a branch off an established tomato plant and put that branch in some water.  Come back in about 10 days and it should have roots.

Video after the break…

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Huge Hungarian Heart tomato... 33 ounces!

Huge Hungarian Heart tomato... 33 ounces!

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