Tomato Plants

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Anonymous added on February 18, 2014 | Answered

In midseason my tomato plants start losing their blossoms before a tomato starts to form. Would it help to add lime to the soil or will the blossoms continue to fall? What causes tomato plants to lose their blossoms?


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Nikki
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Answered on February 18, 2014

This is typically caused by either too little water or a lack of pollination. Wet or humid conditions can affect tomato pollination. Increase watering and this article will give you instructions on how to hand pollinate the tomato plants: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/tomato/pollinate-tomatoes.htm

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