Septoria Tomato Disease: Identification And Control

Septoria tomato diseases, commonly known as septoria leaf spot or septoria blight, is a common disease that affects tomato crops. Not only does it affect tomato plants, but also other plants from the same family, including eggplant and potatoes. The fungus Septoria lycopersici is responsible for the problem and is known to affect tomato plants … Read more

6 Ways To Banish White Bugs On Tomato Plants

You aren’t the only one excited about your thriving tomato crop. Hundreds of insects are equally fascinated and can infest the crop in large numbers. If you’ve noticed white bugs on tomato plants, you’re most likely dealing with whiteflies. These white, flying insects are usually spotted on the leaves’ underside, sucking out the sap from … Read more

Why Are My Beefsteak Tomatoes Small?

When you get beefsteak tomato seeds to grow, you picture a crop laden with big, beefy, flavorful tomatoes. Yet you end up with a bunch of small fruits that fail to lay an impression. What went wrong? Why are my beefsteak tomatoes small?  While the problem may not be as distressing as the more severe … Read more

How To Grow San Marzano Tomatoes

San Marzano is, without doubt, one of the best tomatoes for making sauces. This Variety has a strong sweet taste with very few seeds. San Marzano Tomatoes are an indeterminate variety with a long growing season. Due to this variety being open-pollinated the seeds can be kept from season to season without any issues. If … Read more

How Many Tomato Plants Should I Plant?

You’re taking out the time to grow your own tomato garden instead of buying vegetables from the store. It should at least provide sufficiently for the family, if not for the neighbours and relatives. Grow to few or lose some young plants to frost and you will only end up with enough for a small … Read more

How Deep Do You Plant Tomatoes

Those clusters of juicy red fruits on your tomato plants aren’t easy to achieve. Throwing a handful of seeds in your garden and expecting a beautiful tomato garden just doesn’t sound right. So what can you possibly do to make sure your tomato plants thrive. Even the tiniest details that are often missed by novice … Read more