Tomatillo Plants

Tomatillos Not Setting Fruit


Anonymous added on August 19, 2011 | Answered

Why isn't my sole tomatillo plant producing any fruit? It's about 3+ feet tall and budding little buds and things that may be tomatillo fruits someday, but do they just take a while?


Share this Question:
Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Check here if you would like to receive notifications every time this question is answered.
You are subscribed to receive notifications whenever this question is answered.
ANSWERS
Nikki
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on August 20, 2011

It has been a hard summer on nightshade vegetables, with the high heat and humidity. The high humidity makes it difficult for them to pollinate well. You may need to hand pollinate. Tomatoes and tomatilloes are pollinated in the same way, so this article will help:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/tomato/pollinate-tomatoes.htm

Was this answer useful?
00
Looking for more?
Here are more questions about Tomatillo Plants

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.