Container Tomato Plants
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Container Vegetable Gardening

Anonymous added on March 21, 2011 | Answered

I want to grow some vegetables on my deck; however, it does not get a lot of sun, and that's only in the morning. I know that I can grow many in part shade, but if I wanted to do tomatoes, how much sun do they need each day, and could I use a plant light to supplement for the lack of direct sun?

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    Nikki
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    Answered on March 22, 2011

    This article will help you with light requirements:
    https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/tomato/how-much-sun-do-tomato-plants-need.htm

    You can use a fluorescent light. I have also seen people use mirrors too, to focus available light on the plant.

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