How to Prune Tomatoes: removing suckers from tomato plants. Try to remove
suckers while they're young and you can pinch them cleanly off. Photo by Julie ...
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May 24, 2010 ... A quick video about caring for your growing tomato plants. ... At what height
should we pinch the tops off ?. Read more. Show less. Reply 1.
Learn how pruning tomato plants can maximize the number, size, and flavor of
your tomatoes. How to pinch suckers. When to ... Why pinch off or prune suckers?
Garden myth: you should pinch tomatoes suckers (the growth between main ..... I
usually plant my toms in a deep hole, pinch the lower leaves off, and then fill ...
However, the rapid growth of a healthy tomato plant can also lead to problems. ....
dealing with large suckers, it's better to pinch off just the tip than to cut off the ...
Apr 30, 2016 ... And, just as importantly, how to identify suckers on a tomato plant? ... and
problems before you start taking tomato suckers off your plant.
---Miriam in Lower Gwynedd, PA Should some of the shoots on tomato plants that
... of suckers will improve the health and vigor of a tomato plant, but this flies in
the ... the solar panels off your roof to get more power—it just don't work that way.
When growing tomatoes, the ultimate goal is to help the plant yield as much ripe
fruit as ... As for stems and leaves, not the suckers, growing below the first flower
... For indeterminate varieties, pinch off all but four or five fruit bearing trusses.
Apr 28, 2009 ... These growing tips are sometimes called shoots or suckers. ... Pruning or
pinching away new growth allows a tomato plant to concentrate its ... Prune to
keep leaves and stems off the ground by removing the leaves and stems ...
Tomato suckers, or side shoots, can become another main stem with branches,
flowers, fruit and more suckers of their ... When and How to Prune Suckers from
Tomato Plants ... Small leaves and 2-4" stems can be snapped off with your finger