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White or black patches on the bottom of the tomato are known as Blossom End Rot (BER) and usually indicate a lack of nutrients getting to the tomato. It can be due to a calcium deficiency or acidic soil, or poor growing conditions. Sometimes it clears up on its own after the first crop.
Jul 6, 2013 11:06 PM CST
|My husband digs the hole before he plants his tomatoes 6" deeper and adds a hand full of Epson Salt and covers with soil and then plants the tomatoe plant.
Brazoria, Texas 77422
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