The Q&A Archives: Feeding Tomatoes

Question: Is there any advantage to adding magnesium sulfate to the ground when planting tomatoes?

Answer: Magnesium sulfate (Epsom salts), is a trace mineral that can be used by tomato plants. Add only if your soil is low on magnesium and the plant leaves show the yellowing symptoms of magnesium deficiency.

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