The ‘Indigo Rose’ is a new, strangely-colored variety of tomato. The fruit is jet black on the outside and juicy purple-red on the inside. These colors might not sound very appealing, but black tomatoes are supposed to be very tasty, and most importantly, rich in antioxidants. Indigo Rose is a cross-breed between red and purple tomatoes, and is the latest ‘superfood’ to hit the market.
Tips for Growing Perfect Tomatoes. Water at the same time every day, this will keep them from splitting. Water in the morning, tomato plants don't like their roots wet at night. Add epsom salt in the hole when you plant, or mix with the dirt. Sprinkle eggs shells around base. Plant marigolds at the base to deter pests, Read more...
You can grow an olive tree in a concrete planter on a deck. They're really hardy, don't mind heat generated by their pot and don't require insects to pollinate them. I've had one for 16 years in a terracotta pot and although the pot keeps it small, it still rewards me with enough olives to brine for my pantry.