Very good tips for healthy tomatoes
If there is one garden chore that can really help your tomato crop reach its full potential – its pruning!
Left alone to grow as they please – tomato plants can morph into a tangled mess of stems, shoots, roots and leaves. Beyond creating a mess in the garden – it can also invite all types of pests and disease that wreak havoc on your tomato plants – and more importantly – your harvest!
Pruning your plants allows for better air circulation – and makes it harder for pests and disease to take control.
Before you prune – you need to know which types of tomatoes you are growing. There are two types of tomatoes – determinate and indeterminate.
Determinate varieties will grow for a specified time and have almost all of their fruit ripen over a two to three-week period. They tend to be…
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