Is a tomato a fruit or vegetable? Actually it’s both, and it’s also full of health benefits like vitamin A, C, K, potassium, fiber and a rich source of antioxidants. Tomatoes are relatively easy to cultivate and grow pretty quickly – you can grow them in a raised bed or larger grower container.
ITEMS YOU’LL NEED:
- Raised bed or large grower container
- Tomato Cage(s)
- E.B. Stone Organic Raised Bed Mix
- E.B. Stone Sure Start Organic Fertilizer
- E.B. Stone Organic Tomato & Vegetable Food
Step 1: Fill your raised bed or large grower container (5 gal or larger) with E.B. Stone Organic Raised Bed Mix
Step 2: Dig a hole, gently lift your tomatoes out of the grower pot and place the tomatoes in the raised bed or grower container and. Space your tomatoes 18” – 36” inches apart.
Step 3: Sprinkle E.B. Stone Sure Start Organic Fertilizer on the roots to help reduce transplant shock.
Step 4: Cover the roots with E.B. Stone Organic Raised Bed Mix and water thoroughly.
Note: *Be sure to add a large tomato cage for much needed support. Remember to feed with E.B. Stone Organic Tomato & Vegetable Food and water regularly throughout the growing season.
Growing in Raised Beds of in a Pot…
We recommend using 100% E.B. Stone Organic Raised Bed Mix which is ready to use right out of the bag.