No tying, no tipping, no hassle plant support. The Veggie Cage is designed to extend to a whopping 7 feet tall, so even your most vigorous vines and tallest tomatoes are fully supported. Attach it to your choice of stake, either round, square, wood or metal tighten the screw clamp (included) and it will provide sturdy support until you're ready to take it down in the fall. Plants naturally follow the spiral as they grow, so there's no need for ties. Just check weekly to make sure the plants are growing within the spiral. Stores flat. Will give many years of service. Made of green, UV-protected homo polypropylene that's durable and rustproof. Works great for pole beans, cucumbers, squash, snow peas, flowering vines and even dahlias.