A developing tomato

Doing the tomato shake

January 8, 2018

Shake your tomato flowers to help with pollination and set fruit, writes Penny Woodward.

Tomatoes of many colours.

Tomato time again!

February 17, 2016

You can never have too many home-grown tomatoes, says PENNY WOODWARD.

Grafting tomatoes

The hard graft

July 14, 2014

Grafting your favourite tomato onto pest-resistant root stock will help eradicate tomato disease, writes PHIL DUDMAN.

Miracle Molasses

July 6, 2010

Molasses makes a handy addition to any gardener’s pest control kit. You can use it to manage chewing pests like caterpillars as well as root knot nematodes. PHIL DUDMAN describes how.