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Super Zig Zag Tomato Trellis by Gardener's Supply. $46.95. Set this trellis in a zigzag pattern and in minutes you have a strong support for four tomato plants. As plants grow, weave the stems through the large, 7" x 8" openings — no pruning or tying needed. At the end of the season, it's easy to remove plants, too. Choice of two heights; both approximately 72" W x 10" D installed. Super Zig Zag Tomato Trellis is 38" H installed and is ideal for determinate (bush) tomato var...
Love this idea for runner beans and climbers, with space underneath for growing quick croppers or more pollinating flowers.
d.i.y. trellis made from cedar boards + wire cabling
Why not lure your vegetable crop up toward the sky this year? Arbors and trellises create visual interest and additional acreage for your plants.
How to build a tomato tower -- now I just need to figure out how to apply these principles to 150 tomato plants!
Another nice tomato trellis idea for next year's vegetable garden.
DIY Garden Trellis Projects • Lots of Ideas & Tutorials!
I LOVE this idea for tomatos, in fact I've seen several farms that sell the produce they raise, growing their toms this way.
'Sweet Cluster' tomato spiral. This tomato is grown "Italian Grandfather Style".
Tomatoes will tell you what they need! Here's a cool graphicfrom Homegrown.org... lots of interesting information there.
I think we can make something similar for our cucumbers. :)
Why a tomato cracks and what to do about it and a lot of other information about caring for tomato plant