Tomatoville® Gardening Forums


Notices

New to growing your own tomatoes? This is the forum to learn the successful techniques used by seasoned tomato growers. Questions are welcome, too.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old April 12, 2017   #1
encore
Tomatovillian™
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: wisconsin
Posts: 359
Default funny cotyledons

what causes the cotyledons to look like this? not all the same types of tomatoes, got about 10 like this.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 001.JPG (214.5 KB, 65 views)
File Type: jpg 002.JPG (189.2 KB, 64 views)
File Type: jpg 003.JPG (196.2 KB, 66 views)
File Type: jpg 004.JPG (187.1 KB, 65 views)
encore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 12, 2017   #2
heirloomtomaguy
Tomatovillian™
 
heirloomtomaguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: glendora ca
Posts: 2,548
Default

They were probably stuck inside the seed coating longer and got a bit deformed.
__________________
“Enter by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and there are many who go in by it. Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life, and there are few who find it."
heirloomtomaguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 12, 2017   #3
encore
Tomatovillian™
 
Join Date: May 2015
Location: wisconsin
Posts: 359
Default

will they turn out ok then? or should i start more seeds?
encore is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 12, 2017   #4
dmforcier
Tomatovillian™
 
dmforcier's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Location: Dallas, TX
Posts: 3,793
Default

Yeah, never worry about the cots. If the first leaves really look weird, then you might should be concerned.
__________________


Stupidity got us into this mess. Why can't it get us out?
- Will Rogers


dmforcier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 12, 2017   #5
heirloomtomaguy
Tomatovillian™
 
heirloomtomaguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2013
Location: glendora ca
Posts: 2,548
Default

They will be just fine
__________________
“Enter by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and there are many who go in by it. Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life, and there are few who find it."
heirloomtomaguy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old April 12, 2017   #6
NarnianGarden
Tomatovillian™
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: Finland, EU
Posts: 2,080
Default

Yes, plenty of funny-shaped cotyledons in my seedlings, and all have turned out great. It's the subsequent growth and leaf formation that matters, for healthy roots.
NarnianGarden is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:35 AM.


★ Tomatoville® is a registered trademark of Commerce Holdings, LLC ★ All Content ©2017 Commerce Holdings, LLC ★