Re: [gardeners] 'maters

Barbara J. Davis (
Thu, 1 Oct 1998 08:30:21 -0500

I've had the trouble, too, of tomatoes growing to a point.  When I 
researched the cause, the literature said it showed a lack of 

Barbara Davis       southwest of Fort Worth, TX       zone 7/8

Bill wrote:
 or potassium. Try putting a teaspoon of epsom salts mixed in when you
> transplant in the spring. Growing to a point could be the variety. Types
> such as oxheart, paste, and stuffing toms tend to have that form.