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Q.Depth Of Planter Box Soil To Grow Tomotoes?

Zone Clive, 50325 | 1smmartguy added on March 28, 2021 | Answered

I intend to grow tomotoes this summer in outdoor planter boxes. How deep should the soil be?

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Answered on March 30, 2021

At least 12 inches is ideal. 15 would be best. They get large, and the roots spread quite a bit. The deeper the soil, the better they do!

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