Re: [gardeners] sickly tomatoes

Margaret Lauterbach (
Thu, 12 Jul 2001 09:21:54 -0600

It could be a nitrogen deficiency, or possibly a blight. Please be sure of 
which it is before spraying toxic chemicals at Mother Earth. Take a 
yellowed twig to your nearest coop extension office for positive 
diagnosis.  Pick a county next door to D.C.  Margaret L

At 06:29 AM 7/11/01 -0700, you wrote:
>My tomatoes look sickly.  I have planted 3 Roma plants
>and 3 Celebrity.  All the plants have tomatoes on them
>but all the lower leaves (and some upper branches)
>have turned yellow, then brown and died.  I'm pulling
>the dead stems off and all the tomatoes look fine but
>I'm wondering what's wrong.
>STacey in DC
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