Epsom salt in soil helps tomato growth by warding off the growth-sapping magnesium deficiency often found in older tomato plants. Epsom salt adds necessary magnesium to the soil so that the plant doesn't develop problems... More »

To mix Epsom salts for tomatoes, gather measuring cups and spoons, buckets, gardening tools and a spray bottle. Some gardeners use Epsom salts once, while others apply it many times during the course of the growing seaso... More »

Epsom salt is good for tomatoes as it is rich in both magnesium and sulfur, which are critical for healthy plant growth. Magnesium helps the plant to uptake nitrogen and phosphorus, which fuel both leaf and root growth, ... More »

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Epsom salt can be mixed into soil, mixed with water and sprayed onto plants and soil, or applied with a lawn spreader over plants and grasses. Epsom salt is an organic, affordable gardening supplement that adds minerals ... More »

Epsom salt does not help plants grow faster, as indicated by research conducted at Delaware Valley College and at Auburn University. Due to the many variables in the soil, the weather and other conditions, research is on... More »

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Epsom salt is good for tomatoes as it is rich in both magnesium and sulfur, which are critical for healthy plant growth. Magnesium helps the plant to uptake nitrogen and phosphorus, which fuel both leaf and root growth, ... More »

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Epsom salt affects plants by causing them to produce more flowers and larger yields of produce, according to the National Gardening Association. Epsom salt is typically applied to plants as a foliar spray to allow the pl... More »