Advice for pruning tomatoes

Basin's Backyard Garden

The garden on August 18, 2014.

The tomatoes in Basin’s Backyard Garden went from tiny little cuties to massive crazy monsters in seemingly no time at all. (See them at Sheila’s feet in this post: Basin’s Backyard Garden on KFYR-TV tonight)

Several volunteers have suggested we prune the tomatoes so that the garden isn’t completely overrun with tomatoes.

After web searches, this seems to be the simplest advice found – remove all branches below the lowest branch bearing fruit.

If you want a little more detail, check out these articles:
How to prune a tomato

Care of your tomato plants


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