Wednesday, May 30, 2018, 6 – 8 p.m.
New! Harvesting homegrown, vine-ripened tomatoes is a satisfying pleasure for the vegetable gardener. Discover tips and techniques for growing high-quality tomatoes organically in this class loaded with tips on variety selection, transplanting, trellising, best cultural practices, soil requirements, and troubleshooting techniques for pest and disease management. Each student will take home a tomato seedling for transplanting into their own garden.
Lisa Hilgenberg, horticulturist, Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden, Chicago Botanic Garden
Fruit & Vegetable Learning Center