Cherry tomato dieing

avw2486June 12, 2013

Can anyone tell me what is wrong with my cherry tomato plant? I bought it several months ago and planted it in in a large pot and it went very well at first - it grew very quickly and had lots of flowers. Then all of a sudden all the leaves started going yellow and wilting (as you can see in the picture). However, the plant is still alive. Even though the leaves around them appeared dead, the flowers still produced plenty of fruit (although they seem a little sort of dried out and cracked), and I still have new leaves growing at the ends of the branches with new flowers! I have Googled diseases but nothing seems to quite match my plant. Is there anything I can do for it?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Tough to say much when we cn only see a frgmentof a plant.

One thing: Looks starved.
Another: short of water (dry leaf edges)
Also probably heat stressed if against a south- or west-facing wall.

What size container?
What did you use to fill the container?
Any fertilizer yet?
Please post image of entire plant.

    Bookmark   June 15, 2013 at 12:02AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
seysonn(8a WA/HZ 1)

It would have been better to post the picture of the plant rather than its shadow.

    Bookmark   June 15, 2013 at 8:22AM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Tomato Wilt
Which Heirloom varieties are wilt resistant
P.Brandywine bumpy soft ,green curling leaves
Firstly, I'm a raw newbie. Please forgive any faux...
Sick tomato plants
Some of my tomatoes look really sick. Is this a disease?...
Tomatoes - yellow leaves and one plant starting to become droopy
Hi guys, I'm a novice gardener in Queensland and have...
Need help with wilt
Since the ground is infected with the wilt and don't...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™