Home-grown tomatoes are one of the great joys of our gardens. Lois Hole, gardening expert and the author of a series of fabulously successful gardening books, provides you with all the secrets of a great tomato harvest. You'll find information on planting and growing for the complete season, growing large tomatoes, instructions for growing tomatoes in a greenhouse, treating tomato problems, simple formulas for determining the length of time for full maturation of specific tomatoes in your climate area, and how to extend the growing season. Step by step photographs show gardening procedures. Organized by size for easy reference, the book includes a special section on 'novelty' tomatoes as well as sumptuous recipes from renowned chefs from world-class restaurants and from the kitchens of devoted tomato fans.