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Apr 22, 2017 1:15 PM CST
|I have a celebrity tomato plant and it has tons of flowers but only 3 of the flowers are actually growing tomatoes....what can i do to get more tomatoes to grow at once|
Name: Philip Becker
Fresno California (Zone 8a)
Apr 22, 2017 1:36 PM CST
|Early in moring give each cluster of flowers a little flick with your finger. Thats it.
Anything i say, could be misrepresented, or wrong.
Apr 22, 2017 1:38 PM CST
|What USDA zone are you in?
Do you grow any flowering plants that attract pollinators?
When you dance with nature, try not to step on her toes.
Apr 22, 2017 2:09 PM CST
|Concur with Phillip.some folks give the whole plant a shake, but a flick of the blossom cluster is all thats necessary. tomatoes are self pollinating.|
Apr 22, 2017 7:09 PM CST
|Welcome to NGA, @Miamiamjm .
Just guessing from your user name -- but if you are in Miami maybe it is already hot enough to prevent the flowers from setting fruit? Tomato plants do tend to shut down in very hot weather.
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