When to Start Tomato Seeds Inside in New England

New England has eight different hardiness zones according to the US Department of Agriculture hardiness zone map, from zone 3b and through zone 7a. The date of when to start tomato seeds inside in New England is six to eight weeks before the date of your last possible frost, which can be anywhere from April through June, depending on which USDA hardiness zone you are in.

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Sheri Ann Richerson has been writing professionally since 1981. She is the author of 20 books, including "The Complete Idiot's Guide To Year-Round Gardening," "101 English Garden Tips" and "101 Organic Gardening Tips." Her articles have been published in hundreds of magazines and newspapers internationally. Richerson attended Ball State University and Huntington University, where she majored in communications and minored in theatrical arts.