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Sudden Outbreak of Yellow Leaves on Tomato (and Other) Plants
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Looking closely at the last picture, there are clear dark concentric circles around the black spots which is textbook early blight. It is a trademark of the disease. Blight has been bad, really bad ...

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What's the best mulch material for a vegetable garden?
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Fresh wood mulch is not a good idea for garden mulch for two reasons: It ties up nitrogen from the soil, negatively impacting it's availability for plants. It harbors fungi that may be damaging to ...

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Toro lawnmower won't start
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Have you tried replacing the spark plug? Also make sure to double check your manual to make sure your air filter is not meant to be soaked in oil.

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How often can you produce cuttings from mint?
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It should be safe when there is new growth from the cutting you planted. Wait for a new shoot to get large enough to transplant. Mint is a very prolific grower.

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Effective weed elimination along paved driveway
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What acidity was the vinegar that you used? They now sell horticultural strength vinger that is up to 20% acidity which will do a much more potent job than white vinegar from the cupboard which is 5% ...

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Which tomato variety is this?
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One of the most popular dwarf cherry tomatoes that would be the most likely candidates is Micro Tom. Considering you got it from Ikea it would have to be a widely available tomato seed which Micro ...

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Pruning an Avocado Plant/Tree
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Some details needed. What type of avocado is it? Generally one started from seed is not going to grow true to it's parent plant and it will be 7-10 years before you know whether it will even produce ...

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Why are my carrots white?
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White carrots are a result of cross pollination with their native cousin Queen Anne's Lace. If you are saving carrot seed yourself you have to isolate the plants as Queen Anne's Lace is a widespread (...

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