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Q.How Do I Store Green Tomatoes?

Zone 72635 | Tradenkris added on October 18, 2022 | Answered

We had our first freeze last night and I have already picked all fruit from the tomato plants. How do I store the green ones and keep them from turning red. Thank you so much Kristal Reed

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Answered on October 18, 2022

Ripening can be delayed by chilling the tomatoes. Keeping them in the crisper of your refrigerator can delay ripening for quite some time.

Here is a link to the ultimate guide to growing tomatoes, for the future:


For your viewing pleasure, we also have a video on common tomato diseases:


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