white spots/areas under the skin of the fruit

by Katherine
(Northeastern Johnston County, NC)

The tomato fruit has hard white spots/areas under the skin. Sometimes so much that the fruit is unusable. I have ruled out stink bugs and I don't think it is sun scald. Appears to be a nutrient issue or a disease. I would appreciate some help.

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Aug 11, 2019
stunted tomatoes
by: Anne

I've been growing tomatoes for a long time. This year I encountered a problem I have never, ever seen. The tomatoes developed a greenish-yellow color to the leaves and the leaves started curling. They were planted in huge pots with lush soil and others are in the ground with very rich, lush soil. I fertilized them, maybe too much-and kept them watered. I had no blight this year, probably b/c it was a very dry season for us. The leaves also started curling. And the plants were stunted. They just didn't grow, didn't produce a single flower. I dug them all up and re-planted at least 4 times after giving them plenty of time to grow. I have reached out to local garden experts. Still very hot here and was hoping this last planting would be ok but they are stunted as well. I have never ever seen this! Please help!

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