Do you want to have a garden but do not have space for it? That is a great dilemma for city dwellers like me. I love to plant, but I do not have space for it. Well, no worries cause now you can have your indoor garden with AeroGarden. I precisely like those salad tomato plants, so having an AeroGarden Tomato is the best solution for me. Don’t you want to have those tomatoes the whole year round?
What is AeroGarden
AeroGarden is the most advanced agricultural technology today that has a comprehensive growing system that guarantees you healthy green plants.
AeroGarden is a dirt-free indoor garden. It is so easy to set-up that anyone can cultivate lavish, green gardens all year round. You can grow Tomatoes, Fresh Herbs, Flowers, salad greens, and many more.
AeroGarden guarantees rapid plant growth by supplying the plant with the right amount of light it needs, nutrients, and water. You don’t have to worry about weeds and dirt at all. It’s a no-mess indoor garden.
You must know what you are looking for in an AeroGarden. Each AeroGarden is different when it comes to its features and capabilities. Consumers have various options regarding design, color, and the price that fits each one’s budget.
In every purchase of AeroGarden, it comes with a seed pod kits. This kit includes the seed pods, fertilizers, and grow domes for finest propagation. You can have your own choice of seeds to grow with the Grow Anything Kit.
Classification of AeroGarden
It is the smallest AeroGarden model that can accommodate three pods. It is a complete system that includes the automated lights, a reminder to add water and nutrients, and a window that will let you see whether it is time to add water. This model fits for those who have tiny space to spare at home.
This model starts with the AeroGarden. It doubles the number of seed pods it can accommodate than that of Sprout. You get six places to plant, and it includes the same features as Sprout; only the light is more powerful, and it extends up to twelve inches tall.
With the Ultra model, you get one extra spot to plant, so you have seven seed pods. It comes with a brighter light, and light extends up to 24 inches, thus allowing you to have taller plants. It has an improved control panel that is an LCD screen where you can customize everything. It is bigger than the Classic model.
The most prominent model which can accommodate nine seed pods. This model includes a 45 watt LED light that helps the plant grow faster. It features the LCD control panel that lets you customize and choose how to grow your plants. The most advanced models come with Wi-Fi control. The Bounty model is just the same size as the Ultra.
Choosing the right model for you is not the only vital point in indoor gardening. Choosing the right seed pod kit for your model is essential too. As for me, Tomatoes is my favorite vegetable to nurture. Why? Because I typically eat tomatoes everyday! It is crucial then to choose the right Tomato seeds for your indoor garden.
Factors to Consider Before Buying a Tomato Seed Pod Kit
- Determine what variety of tomato you want to grow. There are many varieties, but you can narrow it down by setting your goals in growing Tomatoes. Do you want an all-time fresh tomato? Do you want sweet ones that are good for salads? Is it for sauce or juice?
- Do you want Determinate or Indeterminate tomato Plants? Determinate tomato plants are those bush varieties that will only grow a certain height while Indeterminate tomato plants can grow taller and keep on producing fruit throughout the season.
- Choose a Seed Pod Kit that is not overly complicated and easy to use.
Considering these factors will lead you to better choices when you decide to grow your Tomatoes indoor with AeroGarden. Let us check the top selection AeroGarden Tomato Seed Pod Kit below.
Red Heirloom Cherry Tomato Six Seed Pod Kit
These Heirloom cherry tomatoes are mainly chosen because of their high yield tomatoes. Ripened in its vine, you get to pick the freshest tomato ever. It is short and can fit even in the smallest of the AeroGarden Model. Plants can grow up to twelve to eighteen inches.
The Kit contains six pre-seeded Tomato pods, patented nutrients, or formulated Liquid Plant Food, Domes for best germination, and a growing instructional guide.
- It is specially selected seeds that are sure to yield and tested for its utmost growth and flavor.
- Herbicide and pesticide-free.
- 100% Germination Guarantee.
- AeroGarden’s pre-seeded Pod is from pure Canadian Sphagnum Peat.
- It is easy to grow, and it is soil-free, thus free from mess.
- Expects to yield after 105 days and average lifespan of 9 months.
- Trimming the tomato plant regularly so it won’t grow out of control.
Golden Harvest Cherry Tomato Kit (6-Pod)
Golden Harvest Cherry Tomato Seed Pod is an excellent alternate for Red Heirloom Cherry Tomato. Just like the Red Heirloom Cherry Tomato, its Kit also contains the seed of Golden Harvest Cherry Tomato made from pure Canadian Sphagnum Peat, The formulated nutrient plant food, Grow Domes, and the step by step growing guide.
The most noticeable difference is, of course, the color. Ripen tomatoes are bright yellow and taste very sweet. They may take time to ripen, but when they do, you’ve got a plateful of fresh and juicy tomato in your table. This yellow tomato has more health benefits since it has lower acid content than our red tomatoes.
Golden Harvest Cherry Tomato is a little bit pricy than our Red Heirloom Cherry Tomato. But the price gap is not that big.
Mega Cherry Tomatoes Seed Pod Kit (Tall Garden Kit)
Yes! The name speaks for itself. Mega Cherry Tomatoes fits for tall gardens. This Kit comes with all that you need to grow tomatoes. These tomatoes are high yielding and are fast-growing plants. As its name suggests, it generates mega yields of large fresh tomatoes. You won’t run out of delicious cherry tomatoes in your table.
It shares the same features as our Red Heirloom Cherry Tomato; only our Mega Cherry Tomatoes need a bigger space. This plant can grow up to twenty-four inches tall, thus fitted for Bounty AeroGarden, and it yields more and larger tomatoes. It is much more expensive than the two mentions above.
Mighty Mini Cherry Tomato Seed Pod Kit (9-Pod)
The opposite of our Mega Cherry tomatoes is the Mighty Mini Cherry Tomato. They are the world’s smallest tomato plant, yet you will be surprised at how much it yields month after months. It is a dwarf plant about five to six inches tall that blooms early and keeps on producing month after month.
Not much difference with the Red Heirloom Cherry Tomatoes, but this Mini Cherry Tomato is much more expensive since it is a 9-Pod. It might be better to start with only three or four Pods. That will be plenty of tomatoes when harvest time comes, and you might not be able to consume everything.
In conclusion, having your herb and vegetable garden indoors offers a lot of mental and physical health benefits. A fresh pick for every meal gives you the best nutrients your body needs and these indoor plants is therapeutic too. It gives you some calmness and peace of mind. Indeed, there are clinical studies that prove that gardening improves overall mental wellness.
Above all, have fun with your new tomato plants, whatever variety you choose you surely would get the best with the four types of Tomatoes we just discussed above. Check them all out and decide which one fits your needs. Happy gardening!