Tomato Growing – 8 Do’s and 5 Don’ts

Here Are Some Do’s and Don’ts About Tomato Plant Care.

Here Are Some Do’s and Don’ts About Tomato Plant Care.

Don’t

Buy tomato seeds that are already flowering. You might believe you’ll be one step ahead. But… plants first need to get their roots firmly established before flowering and producing fruits. Let them start and flower in your garden.

Do

Pinch the first flowers of budding plants. It might sound ridiculous, but you’ll get greater yields by pruning tomato plants in the long run.

Don’t

Over fertilize your crops. The majority of the people think that by adding more slow-release fertilizer, you’ll double or increase yields in the same proportion.

Too much fertilizer in the soil will lead to more foliage and wonderful bushes. The plants will look healthy but unproductive.

If you want to enrich your soil, use more compost; not water-soluble fertilizer addition. Same applies for your peppers.

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