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Growing Tomato Plants With Love : Q & A

by Polly Garden Recipes

Growing tomato plants with love is an exciting adventure and it is the best way to experience the true tomato taste.

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Tomato Plants: Troubleshooting

by Polly How To Choose & Grow

Troubleshooting flowers on tomato plants that are drying up and falling off without setting any fruit. There is an answer to this problem, but not necessarily a solution growers can control. First the good news — this condition is not related to any nutritional disorder, or any disease or insect damage. It is related to […]

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Tomatoes: Organic Growing

by Polly How To Choose & Grow

Paying attention to your tomatoes bed mates.  They can make the difference in organic growing. The secret is to plant basil, bee balm, and borage near your tomatoes. These aromatic herbs are the best garden partners your tomatoes will ever have. The scents from these plants repel bugs and boost your plants to new heights! […]

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Your Tomato Plants

by Polly How To Choose & Grow

Are your tomato plants looking a little purple around the edges? No, it’s not a disease or pest problem. Your plants are trying to tell you that they need more phosphorus! This is a common problem early in the season, when the soil is still a bit cool and roots aren’t established enough to seek […]

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“HOW TO” FOR GROWING TOMATOES

by Polly How To Choose & Grow

The following is a simple way to start growing tomatoes and an answer to “how do I grow tomato” questions. Find a sunny place. If you must plant right next to your house, don’t plant on the north or west side. Morning sun is preferred to evening sun. Plan a simple garden of 3 tomato […]

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