Join Master Gardener Carol Stuttard to learn how to grow the best tomatoes right here in the low desert. This class will cover the cultivation of tomatoes, including which varieties grow best here, how to sow seed, how to plant transplants and how to protect against weather.
You CAN be a successful tomato gardener in Phoenix, it just takes some knowledge!
The learning objectives of this class include:
1. To learn how to select varieties of tomatoes that will grow successfully in the low desert;
2. To learn the correct way to protect tomatoes from both cold and warm weather;
3. To learn proper cultivation techniques for tomatoes in the low desert;
4. To learn how to identify common tomato problems encountered here in the low desert
Instructor: Master Gardener, Carol Stuttard.
Carol is one of Arizona’s most knowledgeable gardeners. She has taught vegetable gardening extensively across the Valley for organizations such as Mesa Community College, Desert Botanical Gardens, and Valley Permaculture Alliance. Her classes are fun, entertaining, loaded with valuable information, tips, and tricks. Don’t miss this one!