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How to Grow Tomatoes in Pots

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The Gardening Journal, Your Guide to Growing Vegetables: How to Grow Tomatoes in Pots


Tomatoes are the number one vegetable planted in home gardens, and they’re perfect for growing in pots, planters and containers. In this video, Niki Jabbour explains the importance of pot selection, the varieties available, the ideal type of growing medium and best watering practices.


AB643 - Narrow Trowel

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Lee Valley Container Garden Narrow Tro...

$38.50

XB862 - 14" x 12" Fabric Pot, 7 U.S. gal./26.5l

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Fabric Pots with Handles

From: $17.50

LA961 - Epic Tomatoes

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Epic Tomatoes

by Craig LeHoullier

$21.50

Tomato cage installed in a plant pot

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Tomato Cage for Planters

$24.50

Tomato Crater placed around the stem of a tomato plant

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Tomato Craters

(Set of 3)

$34.50

Placing Super Red Mulch under tomato plants

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Super Red Mulch

$17.90

Close-up of a tomato spiral supporting tomato plants

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Tomato Spirals

(Set of 5)

$42.50