Tomato plants which are healthy become great vigorous vines. To make harvesting simpler they should be contained in a train or cage and coach them to trellis in order to keep the fruits from falling on the ground. Galvanized wire cages are suitable but for rampant growth they are not sturdy enough.
Intense gauge concrete wires are cut and folded to form a cylinder and the overlapped portion joined using a wire to make a cage. The broad openings found in the web make it effortless to pluck the tomatoes. Spirals can be used alone or with wire cage. The key stem of tomato plant is wound around the spiral of the rings and the stem is tied to stake with cloth strip or garden twist tie.
A cylinder made of wire mesh or rabbit fencing is wrapped around the tomato cage to serve double purpose for supporting the plant. Then a mini green house is created with the wrap made of plastic in increasing the growth of tomato even during cold weather. When summer sets in plastic cover can be removed to make easy harvest and airflow is increased through leaves and disease problem is reduced.
Cages constructed like a ladder with boards makes the growth of tomato plant well behaved.
Tepee is constructed with bamboo poles about two to three inches in the diameter.
The chief stem of tomato plant is attached to a wood stake with twist ties. As plant grows more ties can be added to keep the pole secure.
Chain link fence is used to give solid hold for tomato vines climbing. In premature stages the stems should be weaved through openings found in fence but as they grow they wind on their own. A fence can be used to create the tomatoes to mount.
The wood trellis resembling a television aerial adds style to the garden. A central holding post holds the ten arms and the arms are connected by upright stakes to give strength. The design can be repeated b y training apple trees, pear trees, grape vines.
2 wire mesh sheets are used to support 2 tomato plants in one time. Two plants can be planted one near each pole.
Twine trellis is used if there is limited space. The string is attached to wood stake fixed to the earth and screw eye at the top. Tomato plant climbs the string.
Tomato can be grown in cone shaped garden support.
Dwarf variety tomato can be grown in ten to twelve inch diameter pots. Decorative pots cnae b used to grow tomatoes in deck, balcony and patio.
Small crates can be used to grow fantastic, cuisine combo and Mediterranean tomatoes.