Do i need to cage a better boy tomato plant?

Answer Better boy tomato plants grow large and a tomato cage is a perfect way to support the blooming plant. A stake or trellis may also be used, but a cage supports the plant from all sides. A wire tomat... Read More »

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How to Use a Covered Tomato Cage for Growing Cucumbers?

Growing cucumbers requires a considerable amount of space as the plant's vines often become extensive. A way to save space when growing your cucumber plants this year is to plant them in containers... Read More »

How to Make a Peony Support With a Tomato Cage?

Peonies are lovely old-fashioned plants that will grace your garden for many years---some continuing to appear and bloom every year through generations of happy gardeners. Their one fault---if it c... Read More »

Ive just found a red tomato on my tomato plant should I have it for my breakfast?

If a tomato plant is infected with the mosaic virus can the seeds from that plant be used to plant new plants in following years or will the virus go with it.?

No, the seeds are sometimes affected and there is no way of telling which ones they are until too late. Some viruses can be controlled on seeds by a process of fermentation, but this doesn't appear... Read More »