Common Pests & Disease Problems with Tomato Gardening

Plant Diseases Blossom End Rot :If you see the tomato fruit developing a dark spot at the lower end and  a spot that gradually widens and deepens, you’re looking at blossom-end rot. It is a problem most often caused by uneven watering or by calcium deficiency and can be related as well, uneven watering can interfere with the uptake of calcium. The simplest treatment is therefore pre-treatment: make sure Continue reading

How to grow Cherry Tomato


Tomatoes are everybody’s favorite. They make excellent salad veggies and form the main base for many gravies and curries not to forget chutnies. Cherry tomatoes especially are succulent, sweet and easy to grow too. If you are an amateur gardener, cherry tomato is the best way to begin gardening. Simple, healthy and juicy tomatoes make your home garden colourful. Season: Cherry tomato plant grows all-round the Continue reading