tomato plants are very young and leaves are getting crispy. I want to know why and what can be done to stop it.

Asked June 23, 2014, 7:10 PM EDT

We have small tomato plants in our garden that are small . and they keep getting dead spots in the leaves what is this? And how can I stop it. it turns brown and crispy its dead not the whole plant just on the ends of the leaves some of them not all. I picked them off and ot hers got it.

Vermilion County Illinois

1 Response

From your description, it sounds like it could be a fungal or bacterial issue with the plants. You might want to visit you local Extension office in Vermilion County. They can probably diagnose the problem if you take a sample to their office.