Tomato plant question


Old 04-23-14, 11:32 AM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: usa
Posts: 3
Tomato plant question

For the compost, which is the best I can purchase from Lowes or Home Depot?
Sponsored Links
Old 04-23-14, 04:44 PM
chandler's Avatar
Banned. Rule And/Or Policy Violation
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: USA
Posts: 39,967
What do you need compost for? You should mix it with potting soil so it won't be too rich. Take your tomato plant out of the container, remove all but 2 or 3 leaves from the plant, lay the plant in the ground, cover it up except for the few leaves left. Make a dirt "pillow" for those leaves. Now the entire stalk will sprout roots and you will have a productive plant. As the plants start to blossom, place 1/2 tsp of Epsom salt near the base of the plant to protect it from blossom end rot.

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Display Modes