Where is the fruit sprouts??

May 24, 2009

This Spring my next door neighbor (sp) came over and as we chatted she began to snap off every sucker on my tomato plants. When I asked her about it she ,said,"the suckers will only starve your tomatoes of growth and energy". Then I asked her, "Where is the sprouts that produce the tomatoes". She was unable to answer. Now weeks later, I have tomato plants that are 4-5 foot tall and only one or two sprouts/suckers (that produce buds, flowers and tomatoes). Soooo, now I ask you all, if you remove all of the suckers from the plant, when and how can the plant prouce any tomatoes??

Gardening with love, Kiee

Comments (20)

Need help with an existing Houzz order? Call 1-800-368-4268