Scott Daigre knows what it takes to grow the perfect tomato. The sole producer of Tomatomania—a roving series of tomato sales all over the country—Daigre gets the opportunity every spring to swap planting tips and stories with fellow tomato lovers who come to buy seedlings of classic and new varieties. He has gathered these useful bits and growing strategies into a book—Tomatomania (St. Martin’s Griffin, $25), co authored with food writer Jenn Garbee. Here, he shares his favorite varieties.
Scott Daigre will be presenting more tomato wisdom on the garden stage during