earliest date to plant tomato seedlings outside

Greetings: I live in inner Toronto (Ossington/Bloor). I am preparing Tomato seedlings right now (late March). Question: When is the earliest safe date to plant the seedlings outside (backyard)? Thank you,…

Expert Consultant – Companion Gardening vs. Crossbreeding Tomatoes

Dear Toronto Master Gardeners, I’m currently taking AP Capstone: Research , and I’m especially interested in your expertise. I would like to learn more about your work, particularly your article “Companion Planting: A Toronto Master Gardeners Guide”. My experience working…

tomato fruits getting smaller

My tomato fruits are pretty big at the bottom, but they become smaller and smaller on the upper parts of the plants. I would like to know why and how to grow bigger fruits. Also How many fruits/cluster should be…

Tomatoes

  What would cause a whitish ring inside tomatoes? The outside is nice and red, plants appear to be healthy. These are grown in a greenhouse.…

Brown Spots on Tomatoes

Hello Master Gardeners. Looking for help in determining what these brown spots are on our tomato plants. – Backyard garden is in Toronto – March 21 – Tomato seeds started indoors – April 30 – Repotted to 3” pots –…

Tomato plants

Hi I was wondering how often I should water my tomato plants in my garden in this extreme heat ? They have been in the ground for about a week now Also I have a couple tomatoes in planters 16×14…

Wilting during hardening off

I live in the Bronte area of Oakville and have started a veggie garden. My plants have grown quite a bit under the grow light I have but I’m worried about this hardening process. I’ve watered on average every other…

Tomato plants

Is it ok to plant my tomato plants now May 16th I live in Niagara falls on The weather is supposed to be pretty good from now on No more frost My plants are about 5″ high with a fair…