Would you like to know how to grow plump tomatoes successfully? Sure you would. This is how you too can grow amazing tomatoes:
First of all, you need to choose yourself a nice, airy and bright spot. Best to ensure you leave enough room in-between the tomato seeds for the air to circulate properly, so these can get a minimum of 10 hours of sunlight a day, during summertime.
In order to minimize the risk of attracting soil-born diseases such as early blight and bacterial spots, you have to alternate your tomato beds every now and then.
Be careful when you buy your first tomato seedlings that they do not appear lush green, but have insufficient roots. Before you know it they will languish before they even get a chance to grow.
Ensure you plant the tomato seedlings deep enough for it to sprout plenty of new roots. The more the merrier, and the more fruit you can expect.
Part of your resolve to grow organic tomatoes that will render juicy, ripe, red fruit would be to water your seedlings at least once a week by soaking the tomato bed. Take care to water the soil directly, and not just the leaves.
There is a certain art to organic gardening that seasoned gardeners have learned to master through the years. Especially as far as growing tomatoes are concerned. One of these is to prune off non-fruiting branches. What it does is to spur the tomato plant on to growing bigger and better fruit.
Another useful tip is to utilize 6-foot high stakes for when you intend transplanting your tomato plants as it prevents the roots from getting damaged.
The moment the first fruits of your organic tomatoes ripen, you can already encourage new growth by trimming some of the upper leaves and placing compost around the stem of the plants.
That is how you and anyone else in favor of organic gardening can grow amazing tomatoes.
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