So what is blossom end rot? Blossom end rot is a common problem for tomatoes, eggplants, peppers, and squash where the bottom end of the fruit literally rots. #blossomendrot #tomatoproblems #plantinstructions via @plantinstructio

So what is blossom end rot? Blossom end rot is a common problem for tomatoes, eggplants, peppers, and squash where the bottom end of the fruit literally rots. This is caused by a low concentration of calcium in the fruit, and this usually happens when there is a big fluctuation in moisture. Alternatively, blossom end rot can also occur as a result of too much nitrogen fertilizer, high salt levels in the soil, or even root damage during time of planting. A lot of times, especially for tomatoes, blossom end rot can occur during the first year of planting, but,