- Author: Loren Nelson
June Gloom? Make it June Bloom!.
The sky might look gloomy but not the garden!
Especially cucumbers and tomatoes. Uneven watering can cause bitterness in the cuke and blossom end rot in the tomatoes. Be on the lookout for pest damage. Most common would be thrips and whiteflies.
Thrips can distort flowers but you often can't tell it is them because they are so small. But whiteflies are another story as you find them on the underside of the leaves with the white spirals of giant whiteflies so evident. Tune in and learn more.
Podcast Topic: This Month In the Garden – May 2018
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