Is salt bad for tomato plants?

Answer Some salt is healthy. Too much is deadly. Your best bet is to buy a bag of epsom salt and read the lable. I add about 1 tablespoon of epsom salts to the area around the base of every tomato plant. ... Read More »

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Do tomato plants need to be planted with Epsom salt?

Epsom salt is used in gardens where the soil is exhibiting magnesium deficiencies. The salt will not improve tomato growth if a soil test concludes that the soil is not lacking in magnesium. Overus... Read More »

How many tomato plants will Tomato-tone fertilize?

When using Tomato-tone, an organic patented plant food, the recommendation is to apply 3 lbs. per 50 square feet. As vine tomatoes require on average 1 square foot per plant, this would effectivel... Read More »

How many tomato plants will a Tomato-tone fertilize?

One 4-lb. bag of Tomato-tone will fertilize four tomato plants. Mix 3 tbsp. of Tomato-tone per plant into the soil, plant, then feed each tomato plant 3 tbsp. of Tomato-tone after 10 to 14 days. Fe... Read More »

What Keeps Tomato Worms Off of Your Tomato Plants?

Many pests afflict tomato plants and confound gardeners, professional and amateur alike. Tomato worms are some of the most common and most destructive of these pests. Fortunately, they are easily c... Read More »