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Planting and Tying up Tomato Plants
When tomato seedlings are six to 10 inches tall, it's time to transplant plants in garden or in a greenhouse for growing.

But how to plant them and how to tie up tomatoes?

Get some tips in this DIY guide with detailed pictures.
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Prepare tomato plants before planting:
 
After 2 months under indoor growing lamps, this tomato seedlings are ready to be transplanted in garden or greenhouse.

In february, the seeds were planted directly into 2 inches diameter peat moss pots.

For the 3 last indoor growing weeks, grow the tomato plants horizontally in your black planting trays. Use this method to create a 90 degrees angle to the plant stem.

Use a planting tray without hole to maintain water level (improve roots development).
 
 
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Tomato plant roots along the length of the stem - Trench planting technique
 
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Prepare tomato plants before planting:
 
Growing tomato seedlings plants on the side stimulates the development of roots on the base of the plant stem.

Roots will develop along the length of the stem, forming a more massive root system.
 
 
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Prepare tomato plants before planting:
 
A well identified tomato plant ready for planting. It will be transplanted into a rich living soil (mixture of compost, peat moss and chicken manure).
 
 
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The Root System of a Tomato Plant - Root development on stem
 
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Prepare tomato plants before planting:
 
Before transplanting the plant, you can see the new roots over the tomato plant steam.

That's you need to have on the plant for use the trench planting method!
 
 
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