blight

Asked March 3, 2018, 3:52 PM EST

what are some verity of tomatoes that are blight resistant to blight?

Hennepin County Minnesota tomato diseases horticulture

1 Response

Unfortunately there are few early blight and septoria resistant varieties. Those are the two most common "blights". We recommend cultural control: no overhead watering or watering at night, careful cleanup in the fall, provide good airspace around the plants, mulch, etc. Read here:
http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/vegetables/early-blight-of-tomatoes-and-potatoes/
http://www.extension.umn.edu/garden/yard-garden/vegetables/septoria-leaf-spot-of-tomato/

This publication gives a few resistant varieties:
http://vegetablemdonline.ppath.cornell.edu/NewsArticles/tomato%20growers%20need%20to%20know%20Nov%20...