Known for its tolerance to cold weather, this Russian heirloom ripens early, producing 5-ounce round, red fruits about 60 days from transplanting. It has a very rich flavor, especially considering it's an early variety. 'Moskvich' tomato is an indeterminate grower.
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.
Do your tomato plants grow huge and out of control each year? Do they flop over, get taken over by disease or overwhelm parts of your garden? Do you want bigger tomatoes earlier in the season? If you answered yes to any of these questions then pruning your tomatoes should be on your garden task list this season.
Prevent and Kill Blight & Mildew With Baking Soda. 1: Mix 3 T. baking soda with 1 gal. of water. 2: Mix in 1 T. vegetable oil or cooking oil. Helps spray to stick to leaves. 3: Mix in 2 drops of dish soap to help mix everything. 4: Spray on tops & bottoms of leaves till dripping. Begin with 3 T. & apply one time each week for 3 weeks. Then switch to 3 1/2 T. if fungus is still growing or spreading. Start spraying in the morning or evening – Spraying in the heat of the day can harm…