Search for:       Help & Key

Search Just the Growing Tomatoes Forum     Search All Records

Search results for:  cage support trellis

        There were 46 matches.

1
 tomato support
       • Posted by: mckenziek 9CA on Thu, Sep 26, 13 at 23:48
              • 20 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Nov 16, 13 at 11:22
What do you do for tomato support? This year I used cages. They are super heavy duty and I am sure they will last many seasons. But they are only around 4 or 5 feet high. Not anywhere near big enough for my plants. I was thinking about some ki
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

2
 Vertical trellis or caging?
       • Posted by: prachi 6b (NJ) on Tue, Jun 18, 13 at 9:29
              • 10 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Jun 19, 13 at 21:27
I always have at least two of my tom plants in a earthbox... I usually cage them in the earth box. I have had a lot of success with this. Earthbox is having a sale on their staking system (which is fitted for the earthbox) It is basically a v
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

3
 Tomato Support
       • Posted by: TomAndJerryGardener Kansas on Tue, May 13, 14 at 21:57
              • 10 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, May 15, 14 at 13:27
What is the best way to support a tomato plant? Last year I tried the Florida weave, but it was a disaster because I went to China for a month. This year I'll be going to California, so what's the best limited care way of supporting tomatoes. Shou
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

4
 Using CRM for tomato trellis?
       • Posted by: BrittneyT2 6b on Tue, Jan 28, 14 at 17:31
              • 12 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Jan 31, 14 at 14:01
A few questions: If I use concrete reinforcing mesh as a trellis for my tomatoes, do I just need a single line of it down the center of the bed, or do I need to run it down both sides of the bed? Is the answer the same for both indeterminate a
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

5
 Indeterminate Tomato Trellises
       • Posted by: robinava 6B on Wed, Jan 15, 14 at 14:35
              • 16 follow-ups, last one posted on Tue, Jan 21, 14 at 9:28
Spent the past few hours watching videos, reading comments and trying to make a determination as to which form of trellis would be best for my indeterminate tomatoes. New garden is 10 feet wide and plan to plant 2 rows of heirloom varieties. Wan
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

6
 Trellis suitable for Tomato
       • Posted by: TomAndJerryGardener Kansas on Tue, Mar 18, 14 at 0:27
              • 11 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Mar 19, 14 at 15:34
I'm wondering if this trellis would be able to support tomato plants. I tried the Florida weave but it turned out to be a mess when I came back from china Return to the Growing Tomatoes Forum | Post a Follow-Up Trellis su
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

7
 Caged my tomatoes... finally.. do these look ok?
       • Posted by: winstella 10b los angeles on Sat, Apr 26, 14 at 16:58
              • 11 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Apr 27, 14 at 12:51
I finally had my cages dropped off and caged my tomatoes (very late, I know). Never did this before... each tomato has two main stems, so I shoved them into the cages and tried to do as little damage as possible. Does it look right? Is there a cer
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

8
 Tomato Cages
       • Posted by: awestruck on Thu, Apr 17, 14 at 23:04
              • 20 follow-ups, last one posted on Wed, Apr 23, 14 at 17:10
I am learning how to garden and realize that the tomato plant I am growing is like a vine. Some have suggested that I make a cage to go around them (I have them in 20 gallon fabric containers). Someone also recommended to not buy the ones already
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

9
 Kelloggs Breakfast Outgrowing cages ?
       • Posted by: Marshallkey none on Thu, Jul 4, 13 at 8:17
              • 9 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Jul 5, 13 at 10:37
I have 5 Kelloggs Breakfast tomato plants that are outgrowing there cages . They are about 5 1/2 ft. tall , healthy and full of blooms. They are in the cheap 3 ring round tomato cages that you get at Wal-Mart , Lowes etc. The cages legs are in t
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

10
 Running out of trellis - what now?
       • Posted by: slowjane Los Angeles USDA 10- on Wed, May 28, 14 at 16:32
              • 7 follow-ups, last one posted on Mon, Jun 2, 14 at 14:34
Hi all, So two of my tomatoes - Sweet 100 and First Lady II - have hit the top of the trellis....sooner than I would have thought (newbie much?). I've tried searching around for strategies but wondering what wisdom might be found here? I a
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

11
 Tomato Plants Are Brittle and Breaking
       • Posted by: lkngarden NC on Sun, Jun 28, 09 at 13:37
              • 14 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, Jun 14, 14 at 8:40
My tomato plants were doing great, producing fruit and growning well. All of the sudden, one by one the stems and stalks started snapping. There was absolutely no signs of trouble other than the breakage. Limbs were tied up and supported by tom
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

12
 Tomatoes in Cages - One, Two, Three or Four Stems?
       • Posted by: thadius856 9 on Mon, Apr 21, 14 at 20:50
              • 16 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Apr 27, 14 at 10:54
I havr a lot of tomatoes planted right now. Just finishing up the cages tpday, and will start pruning tonight. Can't seem to figure out how many stems to prune to, if even at all, in my case. I planted indeterminated 18 inches apart in two row
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

13
 Do my tomato A-frames need to be disinfected?
My wonderful hubby built these out of pallets we
    -   Found at:   http://forums.gardenweb.com/forums/load/tomato/msg0417564416904.html

14
 How to add tomato cage?
       • Posted by: csj50 none on Tue, May 27, 14 at 22:04
              • 8 follow-ups, last one posted on Sat, May 31, 14 at 15:11
I recently posted about a big boy tomato plant I transplanted (and apparently went through some shock). The cage, I think, will very soon be too short for the plant, so I have another cage on hand (one of those cone shaped wire ones)...however, h
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

15
 Sungold and sweet 100, do you let them grow crazy?
       • Posted by: weew Summer on Mon, Apr 14, 08 at 5:21
              • 35 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Apr 18, 14 at 22:15
I have some question would like to hear from all you who have grow many years of sungold and sweet100. Please let me know you grow on the ground or container. 1.Do you prune your cherry tomato plant like sungold and sweet 100? If let them just
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

16
 Cosmonaut Volkov - how tall a support?
       • Posted by: ajsmama 5b (NW CT) on Sat, Jun 8, 13 at 13:47
              • 4 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Jun 9, 13 at 18:15
As usual I overestimated my planting space when planning how many tomatoes I can fit in. I started at 2ft spacing for SuperSweet 100 (5) and Gardener's Delight (6) cherries, Grandma Mary's paste (and I planted 12 of those), Black Krim (4) and Che
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

17
 How many stems on your indeterminate tomatoes ?
       • Posted by: robinava 6B on Thu, Jan 16, 14 at 10:59
              • 21 follow-ups, last one posted on Thu, Jan 30, 14 at 4:24
This will be my first year growing tomatoes. Have selected the varieties and the trellising so now I need to ask how many stems should I keep? Using cattle panels with T posts so they will have plenty of room to grow. Second question, how far
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

18
 Tomato cage is like Bruce Banners shirt when he turns into hulk..
Ok.... I put this one in the
    -   Found at:   http://forums.gardenweb.com/forums/load/tomato/msg0723213820205.html

19
 Cage Grower's Question And An Observation
       • Posted by: harryshoe z6easternPA on Sun, Jun 30, 13 at 11:55
              • 3 follow-ups, last one posted on Sun, Jun 30, 13 at 22:32
I am new to this Forum and have to say I am quite impressed with the level of expertise found here. This is my second year direct planting plants purchased from a local nursery into my lasagna (layered compost) garden. Its been a good start
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

20
 Best supports in community gardens
       • Posted by: HotHabaneroLady 7a Central MD on Fri, Jan 10, 14 at 9:42
              • 2 follow-ups, last one posted on Fri, Jan 10, 14 at 18:44
Until now, I have been growing only in my own yard. But this year my garden plans exceed the space available in my yard, so I plan on expanding by renting a community garden plot. Up to now, I have supported my tomatoes by using the fence a
  Forum Message  -   Found at:   Growing Tomatoes Forum

Next Page   |   Page:   1   2   3

Search for:       Help & Key

Search Just the Growing Tomatoes Forum     Search All Records

Run this search at:   HortiPlex Plant Database     GardenWeb Europe    GardenWeb Australia    ThatHomeSite!