Cherry Tomatoes

How Do I Prevent Cherry Tomatoes From Spitting?

Anonymous added on October 29, 2016 | Answered

A large portion of my cherry tomatoes are cracking and splitting just before they get ripe.

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Answered on October 30, 2016

Temperatures fluctuating and uneven watering are common causes of tomato split. Much of that is out of a gardeners control.
You can harvest when they are slightly less then ripe and this can help with the crop.
Here is a link with more information.

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