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Tomato Plants Don't Have a Lot of Flowers

My tomato plants are not flowering much. What am I doing wrong? I usually have no problem. I planted Big Boy using Osmocote and water as needed plenty of sun. Help?

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July 23, 20170 found this helpful

Make sure you fertilize each week. You may have to hand pollinate if you don't have a lot of bees

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July 24, 20170 found this helpful

How do you hand pollinate?

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July 24, 20170 found this helpful

Need to put Epsom salts around each tomato plant, 1/4 teaspoon per plant

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July 24, 20170 found this helpful

Is it tomato season where you live. Could vary depending on climate.

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July 25, 20170 found this helpful

Yes it is tomato season here.

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July 25, 20170 found this helpful

Yes it is tomato season here.

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July 30, 20170 found this helpful

Any blooms/flowers yet? If not, there could be several reasons and I also believe Big Boy tomatoes are slow to get started.

Here are a couple of links that have some good information and suggestions that will help you take care of this problem. Also, you asked about hand pollination and there is information on that subject too.

https://www.gro … t-setting-fruit/

http://www.hgtv … h-the-production

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