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May 2, 2020 12:29 PM CST
MO
My young tomato plants leaves have been turning lighter and lighter at the edges until they die. some of them have also gotten little tan spots on them.
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May 2, 2020 10:01 PM CST
Name: sumire
Reno, Nevada (Zone 6a)
What type of soil did you use in the cups?
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May 3, 2020 11:23 AM CST
MO
I think I used ether Miracle-Gro Seed Starting Potting mix because I started them from seeds or the Moisture Control Potting Mix after transplanting them.
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May 3, 2020 12:32 PM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Have you fertilized?
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May 3, 2020 10:26 PM CST
MO
Yes, I used a little fertilizer about a month ago and about a week ago. I think it was an all purpose plant food.
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May 3, 2020 10:47 PM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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They look like they could be over watered. You used moisture control potting soil - it holds too much water for most plants.

It also looks like it could be over fertilized. The potting soil came with a 6 month supply of fertilizer built in. You have fertilized twice in the last month, adding fertilizer to an already fertilzed plant.
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May 4, 2020 9:05 AM CST
MO
Ok Thank you so much!
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