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Saturday, July 20, 2013

What are Those Bumps on My Tomato Plant/Stems?

What are Those Bumps 
on My Tomato Plant/Stems?

You might find a lot of bumps or nodes along the stems of your tomato plants. They look funky and creepy but they are nothing to worry about. If you are in an area with high humidity or get long periods of rain... you tomato plants often get tricked.

The water vapor makes the tomato think the stem is touching the moist ground. The bumps on the stems are budding roots. It is not a disease or fungus and there is nothing to worry about. The video will show you examples of the bumps on the stems and explain why the occur.





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