The Proper Cage Diameter for Growing Tomatoes?

Answer Tomato cages come in several sizes from small cone-shaped types that stand 3 to 4 feet high with a 15-inch diameter to sturdy homemade versions 5 feet high and 20 inches in diameter. Don't underest... Read More »

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How to Cage Tomatoes?

Tomato cages are cylindrical devices roughly 3 feet (91 cm) high. Professional tomato growers and home gardeners use cages to provide support for growing tomato plants and to keep them from sagging... Read More »

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 »

My tomatoes are growing well but I need to tie them to stakes.?

Plastic shopping bags might work, but the problem with plastic is that it degrades and disintegrates in the sun. Do you have some old T-shirts that you could cut strips from?

Which months are optimal for growing tomatoes?

The optimal months for growing tomatoes is dependent on where you live and the tomato cultivar!Tomato seeds should be started 5 to 8 weeks before the last frost in your area and the soil should be ... Read More »