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Identifying skin problem

Posted by TheHamburger 11 (My Page) on
Thu, Mar 6, 14 at 2:39

Hi,

First time grower in a very hot humid climate 33c daytime 25c Night, today 55% humidity.

I planted seeds early Dec. and have just today had my first ripe tomato (topside pic attached)


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RE: Identifying skin problem

I had a couple of fruits that I aborted with BER , since then a bit of a problem with leaf miners but nothing too serious.

As the tomatoes reach full size they have developed a brown discolouration which leads to the pictured legion.

Any idea's?

Could it be sun scald, i'm guessing the plant only gets about 3-4 hrs direct sun , but that sun is quite hot. but the brown patches are on the underside.


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