Alder Burns wrote:Normally potatoes like high nutrients, so chances are, if you're an experienced gardener, you will have manured/composted that area thoroughly and your failed potato crop hasn't used much of the nutrients.
Dave Quinn wrote:Thanks for advice, just for my information - why not legumes?
Would beetroot be OK?
Dave Quinn wrote:Not sure which, one day loads of good foliage, couple of days later some totally dead, lots with brown/grey dried leaves, can't see any fungus underneath leaves.
R Scott wrote:
Does it have to grow in the affected bed? Or can it be grown elsewhere and brought in as a mulch? Does the benefit carry over if it is composted first?