When to Plant Container Tomatoes in Zone 5?

Plant container-grown tomatoes and set them outside in USDA Hardiness zone 5 once there is no longer a risk of frost. Cover container tomatoes with a light fabric sheet if there is a prediction of frost to prevent damage during the young growing stage.

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