The days are getting longer, the weather is warming up, summertime is coming, and I’ve got tomatoes on my mind! When can I plant my tomatoes? Where’s the best place to plant them? What variety of tomato is best and what’s the difference between determinate and indeterminate tomatoes? So many questions about the tomato potential!
We’ve been planting tomatoes here – yay! Today on the blog, I’ve got a round-up of videos about the best time and place to plant tomatoes, an illustration of determinate vs indeterminate (with helpers!), and a discussion of a few of our favorites…and how to find your own favorite varieties!
When to Plant Tomatoes
This is how you’ll know the best time to plant in your region.
Where to Plant Tomatoes
Pick a good location and your chances of success go up! Pick a bad one and you’ll be disappointed by the harvest. Here’s how to choose the best place to plant your tomatoes…
Determinate vs. Indeterminate
What’s the difference between determinate and indeterminate tomatoes? And which one is right for me? I’ve got helpers to illustrate for you. 🙂
Which Variety of Tomato Should I Plant?
With hundreds of tomato varieties to choose from, it can be overwhelming to pick just a few for your garden. Here’s a few guidelines to help you choose, and I’ll tell you about three of my favorites.
Now, I’d love to hear from you…
What have you done to grow tomatoes successfully in the past?
Are you trying anything new this year?
What other questions do you have about tomatoes?
Tell me about it in the comments below!