Purple Tomato Leaves and Stems: Problem, Fix & Don’t Worry -TRG 2015


Some purpling on the lower stem and on the undersides of leaves on new plants is perfectly normal and okay. Deeper purple stems up the entire stem or purple veining leaves in older transplants can be an issue. A well balanced NPK liquid fertilizer at 1/2 strength and some Epsom Salts will fix your plant and restore the green.

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