Top 6 Reasons to Grow Heirloom Tomato Plants


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Looking for a new addition to your garden? Heirloom tomato plants are definitely the way to go! Check out the slides now to discover why growing heirloom tomatoes is good for you.

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Top 6 Reasons to Grow Heirloom Tomato Plants

  1. 1. Growing heirloom tomato plants is so easy that even newbie gardeners can do it successfully without prior experience. They’re not as complicated as other plants that have special needs; you just need to follow some basic steps and you’re good to go!
  2. 2. Most heirloom tomato seeds are reasonably priced, and you can even purchase different varieties like floradale, red beefsteak and cherry tomatoes.
  3. 3. To save even more money, you can just preserve the seeds from the tomatoes you harvest, store them in glass jars with desiccants, and voila! You don't need to buy seeds again because you now have a supply to last for years.
  4. 4. If you’ve ever tasted heirloom varieties before, then you know that nothing comes close to their impeccable taste. Heirloom tomatoes just have this special freshness and juiciness to them that make commercial varieties bland in comparison.
  5. 5. With heirloom tomatoes, you have a whole array of types to choose from. This means you’ll always that specific tomato you need for making a specific dish.
  6. 6. Gourmet chefs in particular really appreciate this, that’s why they often get their supply from local farmers’ markets and other trusted growers.
  7. 7. Since their heirloom seeds have been cautiously handed down for many generations, the tomatoes always stay true to their original varieties. This is why they look so good and taste so great.
  8. 8. Unlike most commercial varieties, heirloom tomatoes are also grown through natural processes so they’re always fresh, healthy and safe to eat.
  9. 9. They're a delicious source of the following nutrients: Lycopene – helps fight cancer and heart disease Potassium Citrate – helps lower blood pressure Vitamins A, C, E – helps improve eye health Vitamin K – helps keep bones healthy
  10. 10. Isn’t it amazing how a single fruit (or vegetable) can provide so many benefits for our bodies? It’s no wonder why many households choose to grow heirloom tomato plants in their gardens. The advantages are just remarkable, and to think you can even find them in your own backyard!
  11. 11. As you can see, heirloom tomato plants aren’t just great for your food but also for your health. So if you haven’t planted them at home yet, then start now so you won't miss out on these incredible benefits!