How to sow Tomato seeds at your Home
Gardening Jan 28, 2021
A bite into the ripe, Fresh off the vine tomato is a delight. Once you tasted the tomato from your garden, there is no going back to the growth simulated tomatoes available at your nearby market.
This blog is about How to sow tomato seeds at your kitchen and Terrace garden.
Here is what you need to start tomato seed sowing:
Potting mix/ soil
Now a days we have more than 100 plus variety of Tomato.
While choosing seeds select the healthy seeds
Seeds should be free from Pest and disease
Select seeds which are in bold.
Soil selection –
Garden soil to be too heavy for containers it will over compact and many contains disease organisms. Tomatoes are susceptible to diseases and pest that hangout in soil and one advantage of growing in pots is that doing so can reduce outbreaks. Fill the container with Premium potting mix, such as aged compost enriched for best results. Light and fluffy it will provides plenty of space for air and moisture move through the soil.
You can start your seeds in just about anything that holds soil and has good drainage holes. For example Use Grow bags, Magic planter box, Paint Buckets, etc….
Place the container at where you will get the direct sunlight at least 4-5 hours.
The most important thing in the Gardening is SEED SOWING
At the time of seed sowing sow the seeds during early morning or evening times.
Sowing depth – 1 to 1 half inch
Plant to plant and Row to Row spacing – 10/15 especially in container gardening.
The best method foe seed sowing is hole method and each hole place 2 seeds.
The main reason behind 2 seeds placing here some seeds may fail in germination.
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