Re: [tomato] Tomato Stem Problems

Karen H (
Wed, 5 Jul 2000 22:19:11 -0400

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Subject: [tomato] Tomato Stem Problems

> I live in Tampa where we've had lots of rain lately so I think I'm having
> fungal problem.
> My potted tomatoes have developed thorn like bumps on the main stem
> (creeping upward).  What is this?  How do I treat it?
> Thanks.

Are they whitish in color?  They sound like new roots that grow along the
stem when watered well.  Are the leaves healthy, flowering, producing fruit?