Tomato Plants
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applying lime around fruiting tomato plants

Zone 98271 | Anonymous added on August 25, 2017 | Answered

Can you apply Pennington Lime Plus around tomato plants that already have fruit on the vine?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on August 25, 2017

If you know that your soil needs lime, it is best to apply at the end of the year or early next spring to avoid damaging the plants. Mix in to the soil well, and follow the label directions.

This article discusses how to determine whether you need lime and how to apply it:

http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/vh024

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