Tomato Plants
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Covering Tomatoes

Zone 6 | Sister Aaron added on June 29, 2012 | Answered

We are having 100 plus temps. Am I helping my tomatoes by covering them for some shade?

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Nikki
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Answered on June 30, 2012

Yes, providing shade for the plants during the hottest part of the day will help some. Though you also need to make certain the tomatoes get plenty of water as well.

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