How Much Sun is Needed for Tomato Plants?

Tomatoes should receive eight to 10 hours of direct sunlight daily. A tomato plant that does not have enough sunlight will have healthy green foliage but will not produce flowers or fruit.

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Living in Southern California, Shayne Ochoa has been writing professionally since 2005. Her articles have included topics on education, child development and gardening. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in liberal studies from California Baptist University in Riverside.