Tomatoes and Calcium

Today I plucked a couple of small unripe tomatoes from the vines, and at the garden store had it confirmed that my fruits had blossom end rot. I guess this is occurring because of all the recent rain Toronto has…

Tomatoes

Can I grow tomatoes on an east facing (morning sun) balcony in south mississauga? I’m never sure if gardening info I find online is correct for our climate!!…

problems with Tomatoes

I have attached a picture of some of my tomoatoes from last years crop. I grow in a raised bed. In the first few years they were perfect. IN the last few years I have had the problem with black…

Tomato recommendation for Mississauga resident

I’m interested in growing tomatoes this year and I heard that its best to choose a tomato that is locally grown in the local area one is living in to ensure hardiness and good yields. Is this true and what…

When to plant my Tomato plants?

Hello, I planted a few tomato seeds inside a week ago and they are now growing happily.  My question is in regards to when is the best time to plant them outside.  We live on the 23rd floor of a…

Tomatoes on a 3rd floor balcony?

I have started some tomato plants, far more than I need, and I’d like to give a few of the cherry tomato seedlings to a friend of mine in May/June.  She will be moving to a new apartment around that…

tomatoes

What causes tomato end rot? I live in Vaughan. Zone 5 or 6.…

Tomato plants cut off: Can they grow back?

Hello, I live in North Toronto with a south-facing vegetable garden outside of my ground floor apartment. In late May, I planted four tomato plants including big beef, cherry and green zebra. I removed suckers from axles and bottom leaves.…

My fresh tomato

The tomato is firm and red but it is emitting white foam at the stem. I wipe it away and it still foams. What is causing this? Thanks…

Tomato Leaf Plant showing problems

Last week we planted 18 seedlings from our neighbours’ extra plants. The attached photo shows holes, and white spots. Can you comment on whether they can be salvaged? I can take more pictures, if you need to see more, but…