Tomato Plants
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Tomato Plant Watering

Anonymous added on March 20, 2014 | Answered

Should I water my tomato plant from overhead occasionly to keep leaves clean and mites, etc. off?

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Nikki
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Answered on March 20, 2014

It is never recommended to use overhead watering as this can cause the foliage to remain wet, leading to fungal problems. Bottom watering or drip irrigation is generally preferred. For more info on watering tomatoes, read this article: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/tomato/watering-tomato-plants.htm

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