Beefsteak Tomatoes
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What’s wrong with my beefsteak tomato?

Zone Brisbane Australia | Ryan D added on August 30, 2017 | Answered

Hi, wondering if you can help me. My Beefsteak tomato looks unwell, see pictures. Is it deficient in something and if so what do I need to feed it? I'm growing it in a pot. Thanks

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on August 31, 2017

Growing tomatoes is challenging to say the least and having difficulties is very frustrating.
Curled, twisted leaves and stunted growth can be an environmental, chemical, or biological problem.

Sometimes leaves roll and plants are stunted for physiologic reasons like hot weather and not enough water.

Viral causes to consider are: tomato mosaic virus:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/tomato/managing-tomato-mosaic-virus.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/tomato/tips-for-growing-tomatoes.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/tomato/growing-tomatoes-pots-containers.htm

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