GROWING FOOD

Remembering the Tomato

Tomatoe Vines at Sensible Gardening and Living

A re-look at growing tomatoes from seed, sharing with the Homestead Blog Hop Ready to go into the garden, been rather cold here but it looks like this week we are headed into warmer times. Probably put them in the cold frame for a about a week before I actually plant them into the ground. Growing from seed has it’s…

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GROWING FOOD

Tomato Seedlings

Growing Tomatoes at Sensible Gardening and Living

So far…so good! The tomato seedlings are up and looking very healthy. I will probably pot them up into larger pots in a few weeks but for now they look happy and well. I tried a few different varieties of tomato seeds this year, all of which are certified organic. Persimmon Heirloom Tomato Variety. A large orange beefsteak, sweet, resistant…

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GROWING FOOD

Growing Tomatoes From Seed

Growing Tomatoes with Sensible Gardening and Living

Lets face it, there is nothing like the taste of  homegrown tomatoes. Possibly more than most other vegetables, store bought tomatoes just do not cut it. Tomatoes ripened on the vine are full of flavor and vitamin C that lasts long after harvesting. There are many different varieties of tomatoes and choosing a variety suitable to your growing conditions and location…

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