The Q&A Archives: Spacing Tomato Plants

Question: How far apart should better boy and related tomato plants
be planted? The plants will be staked and pruned but still near the end of the season I have a tomato jungle and can hardly walk through my tomato rows.

Answer: You should plan on 24" between plants and 24" between rows to give you walking room in your tomato garden, and to provide each plant with ample sunshine and good air circulation.

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