growing tomatoes

Is It Possible To Crave Wellness? Growing Tomatoes Gives You 11 Health Benefits!

by Polly Green Living

Studies show that growing tomatoes has a great physical and mental healing property. Tomatoes aren’t only nutritionally healthy for you, they also benefit your health to merely grow them. *1.   Physical Activity For Your Body & Mind Growing tomatoes is physical activity which is very beneficial. And, it is mentally beneficial as well because […]

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Top Reasons For Heirloom Tomatoes This Summer

by Polly How To Choose & Grow

While people have been talking about heirloom tomatoes for more than a decade, they have yet to reach an agreement on exactly what an heirloom variety is. So far, experts in the field agree that heirloom tomatoes are old, open-pollinated cultivars. In addition, these varieties also have a reputation for being high quality and easy to […]

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Tomato Plants: Troubleshooting

by Polly How To Choose & Grow

Troubleshooting flowers on tomato plants that are drying up and falling off without setting any fruit. There is an answer to this problem, but not necessarily a solution growers can control. First the good news — this condition is not related to any nutritional disorder, or any disease or insect damage. It is related to […]

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Tomatoes: Organic Growing

by Polly How To Choose & Grow

Paying attention to your tomatoes bed mates.  They can make the difference in organic growing. The secret is to plant basil, bee balm, and borage near your tomatoes. These aromatic herbs are the best garden partners your tomatoes will ever have. The scents from these plants repel bugs and boost your plants to new heights! […]

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“HOW TO” FOR GROWING TOMATOES

by Polly How To Choose & Grow

The following is a simple way to start growing tomatoes and an answer to “how do I grow tomato” questions. Find a sunny place. If you must plant right next to your house, don’t plant on the north or west side. Morning sun is preferred to evening sun. Plan a simple garden of 3 tomato […]

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