Are Tomatoes Acid Loving Plants?

Although most people believe that tomatoes are “acid loving” plants, that is not necessarily the case. While it is true that tomatoes tend to do very well in soil that is slightly acidic, they do not prefer to be in very acidic soil.

One thing that is more important than the pH of the soil that tomatoes are grown in is the moisture level they are kept at along with how well the soil is drained over time.

Tomatoes require a lot of fertilizer to grow properly and if you have soil which is considered to be very alkaline as opposed to acidic, sulfur may be needed to help along the growing process.

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