Epic Tomatoes

Epic Tomatoes

How to Select & Grow the Best Varieties of All Time

Book - 2015
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Savor your best tomato harvest ever! Craig LeHoullier provides everything a tomato enthusiast needs to know about growing more than 200 varieties of tomatoes, from planting to cultivating and collecting seeds at the end of the season. He also offers a comprehensive guide to various pests and tomato diseases, explaining how best to avoid them. With beautiful photographs and intriguing tomato profiles throughout, Epic Tomatoes celebrates one of the most versatile and delicious crops in your garden. 

From Cherokee Purple to Green Zebra, midgets to giants, solids to stripes, explore the how-to of growing, harvesting, and enjoying flavorful tomatoes, including author Craig LeHoullier’s picks for the top ten tastiest varieties. 

Baker & Taylor
Offers advice on growing and harvesting tomatoes and takes a look at the author's thirty-three favorite varieties, including the Green Giant, Red Zebra, and Yellow Oxheart.

& Taylor

The tomato advisor for Seed Savers Exchange shares essential information about growing more than 200 varieties of tomatoes, offering comprehensive coverage of everything from cultivating and collecting seeds to addressing pests and diseases.

Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2015]
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9781612124643
Branch Call Number: 635.642 LeH
Characteristics: 255 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour)


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Jan 08, 2016

Best book on growing tomatoes I have come across. Gives reviews on different tomatoes flavor. Going to buy my own copy!

Jun 30, 2015

Gorgeous pictures. I'm going to the farmer's market to find some today.


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Jul 14, 2015

This book has everything from preparing your dirt to saving your seeds, as well as descriptions of many, many heirloom types of tomatoes.

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