The tomato plant is perhaps the most popular gardening plant in all America. They provide food for the family and are generally easy to grow. Even though growing this plant is generally easy that does not mean you can ignore its care.

A surprising fact for many gardeners is that tomatoes, scientifically speaking, are actually are fruit not a vegetable. There many varieties of tomatoes to choose from compared to years ago. Each one has its own size, shape, color, harvest time and flavor.

The best time to begin growing a tomato plant is early spring. If you attempt to grow this tasty food during freezing temperatures you’re sure to meet with failure. Each tomato variety has its own growing and spacing needs. If planted too close to each…

Source by Steve Habib