Can the Height of Tomato Plants be Controlled by Trimming?

Tomato plant trimming, called topping in horticultural terminology, can control the height and growth pattern of the plant. Some gardening experts recommend it to encourage fruit growth rather than excessive foliage growth.

Keywords: tomato plant topping, indeterminate tomato trimming, tomato pruning tips

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Amrita Chuasiriporn is a professional cook, baker, and writer. In addition to cooking and baking for a living, Chuasiriporn has written for several online publications. These include Chef's Blade, CraftyCrafty, and others. Additionally, Chuasiriporn is a regular contributor to online automotive enthusiast publication CarEnvy.ca. Chuasiriporn holds an A.A.S. in culinary arts, as well as a B.A. in Spanish language and literature.