Gardens Alive has over three decades of experience helping gardeners and home owners grow healthy plants. We test and trial plant support options and make our recommendations based on our own gardening experiences. If you need tree supports, our innovative Tree Support helps saplings develop stronger roots systems while protecting the trunks from weather-related damage. We offer several plant supports and plant support cages, including the stylish and functional Willow Obelisk and Willow Teepee Plant Supports that give vining ornamentals and edibles something strong, and stylish, to cling to during the growing season.
Plant supports help keep your plants and trees healthy and productive. When selecting the right plant supports and tree supports for your garden, consider that plants that need support. In the edible garden, plant supports keep edible crops out of the dirt where they may pick up soil-borne diseases. Plant supports are often used for tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, squash, peas, beans and melons. Our line of plant supports and plant cages are designed for specific types of plants. Choose from products like the Pea Fence, Bean Support Tower and Tomato Cages. Some ornamental plants, including many vining plants and those with heavy blooms, such as peonies, also benefit from support.
To be effective, gardeners should follow a few tips on using plant support cages.