Trench Tomato Planting

The secret to great tomatoes is all in the roots.

Photography by Christa Neu & Rob Cardillo


PLace a cage around your tomato seedling

Trench Planting:

Step 4

Place a cage around the plant or stake it immediately after planting. If you wait until later, you may disturb your tomato's growing root system.

For more information on growing tomatoes, see our Tomato Growing Guide.

Or watch a video about planting tomatoes.