My tomatoes have black on the bottoms

Asked July 4, 2014, 7:48 AM EDT

My tomatoes have black on the bottoms

Peoria County Illinois

1 Response

It sounds like you have a very common problem called blossom end rot. You may read more about it here to determine if this is the problem:
http://urbanext.illinois.edu/vegproblems/endrot.cfm

You may lose several of the tomatoes this year; the link above provides you with several ways to avoid it in the future.