Re: [tomato] Sour rot on heirloom tomato

margaret lauterbach (
Sat, 14 Aug 1999 10:41:14 -0600

At 01:59 PM 8/13/99 -0500, you wrote:
>I think I have diagnosed the disease on my heirloom CASPIAN PINK as
>"sour rot"
>The fruits are off the ground and it has been dry....those were the two
>"solutions" I found on a Texas ag site
>Anyone else have any ideas of how I can save the rest of my crop???
>RoseMarie in Illinois
Caspian Pink is an open pollinated tomato about which a lot of people
associated with the Seminis(?) seed company have been excited. But I
haven't heard it referred to as an "heirloom." It's a new Russian import,
to the best of my knowledge.  Margaret L