Re: [tomato] Blossom Drop

Todd Panter (
Mon, 05 Jul 1999 00:50:33 -0500


	Certain types of tomatoes will not set fruit when the temps get into
the 90's.  No damage and they will return to normal when the temps drop
a bit.

Todd Panter

"Panter Organic Farm" wrote:
> I'm having some trouble with blossom drop on several of my tomatoes.  I'm a
> novice so I haven't a clue what to do. I do have fruit on all the plants that
> are having this problem & we're in the midst of a drought & temps in the
> 90's.  I've been watering however.  Some are container grown & some in the
> ground.
> I remember reading that some of you use epsom salts on your tomatoes, but
> don't remember if this is one of the situations that call for it..
> Thanks for your help.
> Kim