Over the northern hemisphere summer I saw a lot of posts about growing tomatoes upside down. Now we are coming into spring I thought I’d give it a go…

Upside down tomato (via Carissa Marie)

Upside down tomato (via Carissa Marie)
Upside-down Tomato May 31st (via LeahPellegrini)

Upside-down Tomato May 31st (via LeahPellegrini)
Upside-down Tomato Planter System (via NineInchNachos)

Upside-down Tomato Planter System (via NineInchNachos)
Tosy Tury upside down tomato plant (via saintpo2007)

Tosy Tury upside down tomato plant (via saintpo2007)

My tomato seedlings are about 2cm high at the moment, and I have replanted them out of the seed germinating trays into little tubs to help them grow better. So I guess I can try this in a month or two. I have two planters I can use, since my rocket is bolting. I was also thinking of using milk / PET bottles.

SOURCES:
http://www.minifarmhomestead.com/gardening/tomato.htm
The Upsides and Downsides of Upside Down Tomatoes

AND There are HEAPS of tutorials on instructables.com:
how to plant hanging upsidedown tomatoes
Go Green Hanging upsideown planters
Matt’s Original Inverted Planter a.k.a IPlanter.
Upside-Down Hanging Earth Box!
How to build an attractive, space saving upside down planter.
Slow soaking hanging soda bottle planter

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