Adult Programs

Grow Great Tomatoes (online)

Nothing compares to the flavor and freshness of a homegrown tomato.

Content Detail

Nothing compares to the flavor and freshness of a homegrown tomato. In this online class, Arboretum horticulturist Kat Haberman will cover everything you need to know to have a successful tomato crop this summer. 

  • Learn what tomato plants need to thrive. 
  • Get tips on selecting varieties and choosing healthy seedlings.
  • Learn the recommended practices for planting, feeding, and harvesting. 
  • Learn to identify, prevent, and manage pests and diseases.

How do I access the program?

  • A link to join the program will be included in the Order Summary email you receive after registering. Keep this email handy!
  • Click on the link at the scheduled date and time. 


  • This program takes place on  Zoom. You will need access to the internet via a computer or mobile device to participate. 
  • Registrants will receive a Zoom link by email. To ensure you receive the link, please add to your address book. Click on the link to join the program at the scheduled date and time.
  • This program will be recorded and available for a limited time to registered participants. 
  • Limit 35

Instructor: Kat Haberman, horticulturist, The Morton Arboretum

Katherine Haberman is a horticulturist with The Morton Arboretum, where she oversees the area in front of the Visitor Center. She is knowledgeable about annuals, perennials, vegetables and herb gardening.


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