Tomato Plants
Q.

Tomato

Zone 7a | co692op added on August 6, 2019 | Answered

I have tiny black dots on my tomatoes. Would it be possible to assume what they could be?

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
BushDoctor
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on August 7, 2019

Without a photo, probably not with accuracy. I could take a few guesses and get you started in a direction, though.

If it has been wet lately, then it could be the start of a fungal infection. In this case, you will need a fungicide: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/info/using-fungicides-in-garden.htm

You can also use DOLOMITIC LIME and WETTABLE SULFUR to help with your issue.

It could be insect infestation, as well. I couldn't say which, without seeing the damage, but it could be a number of pests. This article will give you more information on insecticides: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/organic/what-are-organic-pesticides.htm

This one on how to craft your own: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/organic/natural-home-pesticides-organic-garden-pest-control.htm

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

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

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

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Tomato Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More