NightShades: Potato and Tomato

Patti Moreno shows you how she grows her night shade plants, heirloom tomatoes and heirloom potatoes. Visit This Video is available in all languages in Closed Caption Here is the Full Text NightShades: How to Grow Potato and Tomato (Music Playing) It is late spring and it is a great time to talk about tomato’s and potatoes. Both plants are part of the nightshade family and are native to the Americas. In order to grow potatoes, you have to held them with either soil or mulch. The tubers grow above the seed potatoes. And once you start seeing the flowers, you can begin harvesting them. And you can harvest them throughout the fall in temperate conditions. This year I purchased organic seed potato from Maine. And in this bed, I planted a large variety of potatoes, from an old blue variety to a cranberry red variety. I can not wait to start cooking them up. A Tomato is actually a fruit. A tomato is formed wherever you see a cluster of flowers. Tomato seeds need to be started indoors before the last day of frost and planted in your garden in mid-spring. It can take as little as 65 days to begin harvesting tomatoes in early varieties and as late as 95 days to begin harvest in the late tomato varieties. Heirloom tomatoes are some of the best tomatoes you can grow in your garden because of their the tastiest tomatoes you can grow in your garden. Other genetically modified tomatoes are not bred for taste, they are bred for size or color, whereas heirloom
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  1. MrHumbolthippy says:

    0ph i guessd i have been wastig time because someone has to aprove of all the praise that i fuckin just spilled .funny.i can be rude cuss beaprick get posted instantly .sp[end a lifetime givin this bitch free vids and find out she has to aprove .hmmm..seems i would not waant this cussin ashole on my page instead she has chosen to censor poisitive apreciation,wellk guess who is pissed now.yep fuck you.why do wemon censor youtube?3rd time my vids hav ben needed aproval.only coments 1 yr.

  2. MrHumbolthippy says:

    @EatTheWeeds great name are you seriouseZ?you should read weed em and reap em roger welsh.isbn076273907x .great book on eating so called a plant specialist myself and forage everyday sorry to bother no need to respond but know there are no weeds.only god given rights.peace

  3. MrHumbolthippy says:

    this lady will help you seriosly grow food in an apartment or up situation.please represent and seport.and grow grow gtrow some food im hungry peace.

  4. MrHumbolthippy says:

    garden girl was one first vids i saw .thanks lady well on my way .not to compete but rep.yea

  5. balmainguy says:

    Any plant from the Solanaceae genus (family), many of which are poisonous.

  6. cucumber202 says:

    what do you mean by nightshade?????

  7. gabriellesunheart says:

    Tomatoes are techincally berries.

  8. milkmann62 says:

    I got something cutting my stems where the tomatos grow, what is it.. and how do I stop them?

  9. WoundedEgo says:

    3 methods of support. Useful to see all 3 choices presented in one video.

  10. EatTheWeeds says:

    Another great video… if you get to Florida, let’s compare notes and plants.

  11. dionysusstar says:

    Thanks for posting.

  12. bebop54 says:

    thanks for posting ….
    this time of year is great !

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