05. Grow Tomato with these Self Watering Alaska Grow Bucket
DIY Alaska Grow Bucket – the easiest self watering system ever! If you want to take away a lot of the work of gardening, then you should consider installing an alaska grow bucket. The grow bucket automates the watering process, so you can leave without worrying about your plants. This really saves you a lot of work, and grow with buckets make it possible for urban planting and planting without ground.
Image and Instructions: Chateau-listeur Blogspot
Video: Jim Lister on Youtube
06. Grow Tomato Upside Down in Bucket
This Topsy Turvy Tomato Planter, you can buy it directly from Amazon. It’s basically a hanging planter with a hole at the bottom, so the tomatoes grow upside down, eliminating the need for stakes and weeding. I think it’s pretty groovy, yet cool enough for the small space and space saving gardening. If your looking for an unusual way to grow your tomatoes then look no further. Image how fun it will be by standing and picking the fresh and clean tomatoes while harvest.
07. Plant Tomatoes Upside Down with Wire Basket
Video: Espoma Organic on Youtube
08. DIY Self-watering Container Garden
Image and Instructions: Instructables
09. Topping off the Terminate Ends
The final pruning step that many gardeners tend to overlook or deliberately avoid. Topping off should be done 4 weeks prior to the first expected frost date. Topping off is removing the growing tip of the stem to stop the growth of indeterminate type of tomatoes. In multi-stemmed plants, all the stem tips should be trimmed. This directs plant sugars exclusively to the fruit to accelerate the ripening process.