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Zone 07666 | Anonymous added on July 8, 2017 | Answered

First ripe tomato in potted plant has large black depressed area on bottom. What to do?

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David Wynne
Answered on July 8, 2017

Blossom end rot. You could slice the offending part off horizontally and the rest may taste OK. It is sometimes caused by a combination of irregular watering pattern - I water at tea time every day - or the spraying of the leaves and flowers.

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