Will Pool Water Hurt My Tomato Plants?

It is not a good idea to water your tomato plants with water from a swimming pool. This water has chlorine which can be deadly to a tomato plant. This chemical can burn the roots of the plant and kill it. It may also contaminate the soil for future crops.

Keywords: swimming pool water, growing tomato plants, conserving water

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Misty Amber Brighton has been writing for 10 years. Her writing experience includes Trails Travels and GolfLink. She is a veteran of the United States Armed Forces and attends South University.