Tomato Plants
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herbicide application before transplant

Zone Cameroon, central tral Africa | vgima added on March 5, 2015 | Answered

I sprayed a systemic herbicide to kill herbs about four days before transplanting my tomato. Will this have an effect on the tomato plants?

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shelley
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Answered on March 6, 2015

This article will help you - typically a waiting period of 3 days is recommended which you have done, so your tomatoes should be ok.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/how-long-does-weed-killer-last-in-the-soil.htm

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