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Is it too early to set tomato plants?

I saw some for sale already, but I was raised do not plant before mothers day....ever. We are in the 40s-50s here but possible snow. I was actually surprised they were for sale now......


Asked by brypmom at 7:19 PM on Apr. 11, 2011 in Home & Garden

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  • It depends on where you live.


    Answer by Renee3K at 7:21 PM on Apr. 11, 2011

  • It depends on your area. Usually once the stores have them out it is safe. If a frost is possible cover them with newspapers for that night. Ask at the store where you saw them what they suggest.

    Answer by elizabr at 7:21 PM on Apr. 11, 2011

  • Still too cold where you are.

    Answer by gdiamante at 7:39 PM on Apr. 11, 2011

  • I started my seeds about 3 weeks ago and put the seedlings into larger pots. I think mine will be ready to put in the wooden boxes in about 3 weeks.

    Answer by Izsarejman at 9:18 PM on Apr. 11, 2011