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What is causing my unripened tomatoes to turn brown on the bottom ??

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  1. Sounds like blossom end rot; here are some links for you:

    http://vegetablemdonline.ppath.cornel...
    http://ohioline.osu.edu/hyg-fact/3000...
    http://faq.gardenweb.com/faq/lists/to...
    http://www.gardeners.com/Blossom-End-...

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    1. re: janniecooks

      Thank you for your reply and the hepful links!!

    2. Agree with BER. Some varieties seem more prone to it than others and inconsistent watering can be a culprit, too. I've found that mostly I can cut off the bottom half and the top is just fine.