Tomato and Cucumber Grafting
Tomatoes

Tomato and Cucumber Grafting

Tomatoes and cucumbers can be grafted to provide a root system which is resistant to certain soil-borne diseases and pests such as wilt, corky root and eelworm. Various rootstocks are available and doubtless more will be produced. Rootstock K.N. is resistant to root knot eelworm and corky root, and Tomato Rootstock K.V.F. resists corky root,…

Growing Tomatoes
Tomatoes

Growing Tomatoes

When they were first introduced tomatoes were considered an aphrodisiac and so were called Love Apples. Over the centuries they have lost one reputation and gained another, far greater one. Thousands of tons are sold yearly, but those who grow their own swear that none you buy taste as good. Outdoor tomatoes are usually a…