Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


[/td][/tr][/table]
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» has55's R & D Journey
by has55 Today at 1:13 pm

» Happy Birthday!!
by sanderson Today at 1:06 pm

» California's Drought
by Kelejan Today at 12:25 pm

» December: What to plant in Northern California and Central Valley areas
by countrynaturals Today at 12:23 pm

» Indoor Container Garden - City Living
by Kelejan Today at 12:21 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in December 2017
by Kelejan Today at 12:18 pm

» December Avatar: 'Tis The Season!
by countrynaturals Today at 12:11 pm

» Julia Child's French Onion Soup
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 8:37 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 7:18 pm

» jalapeno variety question?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 5:58 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 5:56 pm

» who has chickens
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 3:49 pm

» Air Fryer! HELP!
by countrynaturals Yesterday at 12:05 pm

» Spring Fever Anyone?
by plantoid Yesterday at 10:59 am

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Roseinarosecity 12/16/2017, 10:03 pm

» Sweet Potatoes
by No_Such_Reality 12/16/2017, 5:36 pm

» Areogardening
by trolleydriver 12/16/2017, 1:45 pm

» 1st Seed Catalog Arrived :)
by countrynaturals 12/16/2017, 11:55 am

» What's Up? Yukon gold potatoes!
by saganco 12/16/2017, 11:11 am

» N&C MW; Deep Winter December/January 2017-2018
by Scorpio Rising 12/15/2017, 7:57 pm

» Garden Clean-Up/Preparation
by Scorpio Rising 12/15/2017, 7:53 pm

» CarbSmart (tm) Potatoes
by sanderson 12/15/2017, 1:41 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by Kelejan 12/15/2017, 7:51 am

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals 12/14/2017, 11:01 am

» New England December 2017
by AtlantaMarie 12/14/2017, 6:32 am

» Sauerkraut & fermenting veggies
by brianj555 12/13/2017, 5:28 pm

» Tomato Questions
by sanderson 12/13/2017, 3:04 pm

» Mid-South: December 2017
by AtlantaMarie 12/13/2017, 8:24 am

» New Composter - Need Help Filling Correctly
by saganco 12/12/2017, 9:10 pm

» The Research Journey:cardboard covering of newly planted seeds
by saganco 12/12/2017, 1:15 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

The best Suckering/tomato pruning video....

View previous topic View next topic Go down

The best Suckering/tomato pruning video....

Post  quiltbea on 5/15/2011, 9:53 pm

I just thought this video would be very helpful to any tomato gardener.

It shows how to remove suckers from your tomato plants. Though its also showing how to string them (I use this method for some of mine and love it best) the suckering works with any type of support system.

I've checked out several videos and I still find this the best one. Very good closeups and excellent instructions. I hope its helpful, especially to the newbies who are a little more unsure of themselves.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qJgA4n-sCE8&feature=related
avatar
quiltbea

Female Posts : 4695
Join date : 2010-03-21
Age : 75
Location : Southwestern Maine Zone 5A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: The best Suckering/tomato pruning video....

Post  Bec on 5/16/2011, 8:17 am

Thank you. Great information - especially how to know which is the main stem when it branches.

Bec

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 247
Join date : 2010-03-23
Location : Western NC - Zone 6a (mountains)

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: The best Suckering/tomato pruning video....

Post  buttaflie143 on 5/16/2011, 10:38 am

I really appreciate this post. This is my second year growing tomatoes and my first time growing indeterminate varieties. The video really gave my a great foundation of tomato maintenance. Thanks so much!
avatar
buttaflie143

Posts : 356
Join date : 2011-04-07
Location : Raleigh, NC - EST

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: The best Suckering/tomato pruning video....

Post  jayjaym on 5/16/2011, 12:18 pm

Thanks for sharing. This will definitely improve my tomato harvest.

jayjaym

Male Posts : 12
Join date : 2011-03-19
Location : South East Idaho (Zone 4a/4b)

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: The best Suckering/tomato pruning video....

Post  sheslostit on 5/16/2011, 1:11 pm

wow...thanks a ton for sharing. I've read the a dozen times on how to trim your tomatoes but never really understood it. great video!

sheslostit

Posts : 68
Join date : 2011-03-07
Location : NW Georgia

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: The best Suckering/tomato pruning video....

Post  wvmedic on 5/16/2011, 10:38 pm

Thank you for sharing, helps new Gardner's such as us learn the ropes.

Jeff

wvmedic

Male Posts : 10
Join date : 2011-05-07
Location : St. Albans, WV zone 6b

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: The best Suckering/tomato pruning video....

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum