How to Root Tomato Suckers and Grow New Plants
Did you know you can root tomato suckers for a second crop of fresh and healthy plants? Rooting tomato stems and growing new plants is a nifty little way of getting an additional tomato harvest for free. If you garden in an area with a longer growing season, cloning new tomato plants from stem cuttings is a great way to grow a second crop of healthy tomatoes in the fall when the temperatures are cooler.
Watch Out for These 10 Common Tomato Plant Diseases In Your Garden This Summer
Learning how to grow tomatoes is a popular vegetable gardening pastime. And nothing ruins a homemade crop of tomatoes faster than tomato plant diseases such as tomato wilt and tomato pests. Use this guide to identify and treat tomato pests and tomato plant problems as soon as they start in your homegrown tomato garden patch.