May 9, 2007

Plant Disease Clinic Update - May 9, 2007

<p>Samples with the following problems have come into the Plant Disease Clinic recently:</p>

Planting Tomatoes in the Home Garden

Tomatoes are the most popular vegetable in the home garden. Tomatoes are available in a wide variety of colors, sizes, and shapes. While most tomatoes are red, there are also yellow, orange, and pink varieties. Sizes vary from the bite-size grape tomatoes to the giant beefsteak varieties. Tomatoes may be round, oval, oblate (fruit are flattened at the top and bottom), or pear-shaped.

Rhizosphaera Needle Cast