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By Kev_65

County Armagh, United Kingdom Gb

Tomatoes are few and small on my plants in pots - how do I get them to ripen in August? There is a lot of foliage, do I cut this back?



Hi Kev yes remove the lower leaves from your tomatoes - it is only in the last week or so our tomatoes have really started to ripen - now they are doing so with a vengeance. You could always pick some of the almost ripe ones and put in a paper bag with a ripe banana to speed things up.

28 Aug, 2010


I take more than the lower ones off at this time of the year Kev I take a few off all over to let the light get in .

28 Aug, 2010


thats wot i do as well tulsa but i pik some and put in a brown paper bag wth a banana

29 Aug, 2010

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