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Advanced How To - Extending The Tomato Season

Advanced How To - Extending The Tomato Season

24/01/2013

Advanced Growing - Taking Cuttings or Pruning Back Finished Plants to Extend The Season

Here are some advanced tips for those of you who are more confident growing tomatoes.




Getting a new life out of straggly old plants
This video from
Praxxus55712 shows you how to cut back a plant which is nearly finished and keep it growing on a windowledge through the winter. Also how to ripen the last few tomatoes on the straggly vines. The video is quite long for a child to watch and uses adult language so is one for the adult grower to watch and take in, but well worth an experiment if you're looking for a new challenge.




Taking tomato cuttings

US farmsteader lilfarmchic shows you how to take cuttings from mature tomato plants and rooting them to make new plants to extend your growing season.





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