Expert tips for growing your own Tomatoes

  • grown tomatoesGrow your tomatoes in a location that has as much direct sun and shelter from winds as you can.
  • Add compost or well-rotted manure to the soil you will be planting them in.
  • Your plants will need support to grow strongly – use canes for tall varieties and/or netting for bushes.
  • Water the soil, not the plant – tomato leaves and stems hate getting wet.
  • Every week or so from when flowering starts, feed your plant – the developing fruit will love the potassium. At Expert Hardware we recommend Hygeia Tomato Feed.Tomato feed
  • Water little and often – it encourages steady growth and helps to avoid split fruit.

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