Photograph of an entry in the ’Weird Fruit and Vegetable ’ contest at a local horticultural show.
Tomato catface (catfacing) is a physiological problem that is thought to be caused by growth disturbances during the blossoming phase. The problem shows as malformed and misshapen fruit on the blossom end. Most susceptible are the larger tomato varieties. Some say they are perfectly ok to eat but would you?