Answers to 10 summer gardening questions | Living the Country Life

Answers to 10 summer gardening questions

With so much in bloom, summer is a great time to be working in the garden, but you might encounter a number of puzzling issues. Here are answers to 10 popular summer gardening questions.
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Can I save seed from my tomatoes and start my own plants next year?

If you are growing heirloom tomatoes or other varieties that aren't hybrids, you can save the seeds from ripe tomatoes and grow identical plants next year from them. Remember that seeds saved from hybrids may not produce plants that are the same as the parent plant. The first hard frost of fall will kill your Tomato plants, so collect seed for next year before then.

Date Published: April 13, 2012
Date Updated: May 1, 2012

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