Re: [tomato] pruning tomatillos?

Margaret Lauterbach (
Mon, 24 Jul 2000 11:24:43 -0600

At 10:06 AM 7/24/00 -0700, you wrote:
>Hi there -- I've just spent an hour online looking for information, to no 
>avail; I sure hope someone can tell me this! It's my 1st time growing 
>tomatillos and I want to know:  can they be pruned? I live in upstate NY & 
>my plants are huge. Don't want to damage the plants, but they're getting 
>very, very large!  Thanks.
I don't think it would hurt the plants if you must trim them back, but it 
will reduce your harvest.  If you have more than two plants, it might be 
worthwhile. Margaret L