Potting on Tomatoes

My tomato seedlings are at the stage where they need to part company with their seedling buddies and move into larger accommodation on their own. When the second pair of true leaves emerge they're ready for potting on. When potting on tomato seedlings plant deeper than they were previously to encourage a better root system, this helps with watering … Continue reading Potting on Tomatoes

Inside my Greenhouse

Ever since the hose pipe ban came into force on April 5th it hasn't stopped raining. At times the rain has been very heavy, sometimes hail, making gardening tasks and allotment visits virtually impossible to carry out. Seed sowing outside is a definite no-no here at the moment, the soil is saturated and cold. But, my garden … Continue reading Inside my Greenhouse

Sowing and Potting on Tomatoes

I started sowing tomatoes in February (earlier than I usually do) and more again in March. I'm growing Alicia Craig and cherry variety Gardener's Delight, thanks to the continuous beautiful weather my urge to sow tomatoes in February paid off  - the plants have their first flowers and a couple of small fruits. At the moment they are inside … Continue reading Sowing and Potting on Tomatoes