Help! Tomato disease spreading fast

smithfam5(8)September 15, 2013

After a week of downpouring rain, my tomatoes starting turning brown in places and within a few days the entire plant looked like this. It was worst in the center and I have done a considerable amount of pruning to clear off some of the problem stems and leaves. I thought it might be blight but it doesn't look like what I've researched. Please help!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
smithfam5(8)

Here are some more pics

    Bookmark   September 15, 2013 at 9:58PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
jean001a(Portland OR 7b)

Looks like late blight to me. Sorry. (I'm crossing my fingers our recent rain doesn't facilitate the same thing.)

    Bookmark   September 16, 2013 at 2:19AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
seysonn(8a WA/HZ 1)

I have the same problem.
Until 3 days ago they looked fine. Today I found 3 of them almost dead. The most clear sine is BLACKENING of the stems and leaf stem. ...and leaves just shrivel and die. I cut them all .
These were all in the same bed and all cherry type. But I have seen STEM BLACKENING of Black Krim and Early Girl too. But so far they are still ok.

    Bookmark   September 23, 2013 at 2:21AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
northernmn(3/4)

When either early, or late, blight show up on some plants, will a spray protect the healthy ones? I was wondering specifically about Chlorothalonil?

    Bookmark   May 2, 2014 at 9:12PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Need to Avoid Another Tomato "Disaster"
(S. FL) Last year, we bought a new wooden, sectional...
ssg978
Help with my Tomato Plant
Hello, I need some help with my tomato plant. About...
arti_asharma
Indoor tomatoes in trouble, help iD
Hi guys! Could you please tell me what you think the...
Mikhail Evtushenko
Help Identifying "Swarming" Tiny Caterpillars
About once a week or so I've been finding a leaf or...
Cliff Pruitt
Wilting Tomato Plant
I am growing several types of heirloom tomato plants...
awestruck
Sponsored Products
BEAutility Semi Flush Mount
Lightology
Lechuza Trio Cottage Trellis for Trio 40 - 15031
$62.79 | Hayneedle
BEAutility Semi Flush Mount
Lightology
Daily Bread Wall Clock
$44.00 | Bellacor
Area Rug: Bountiful Tomato Polypropylene 2' x 3'
$25.99 | Home Depot
Serena & Lily Santa Cruz Diamond Pendant
Serena & Lily
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™