Plant fungus and vegetable disease can decimate an entire garden. Gardeners should be aware of the ways to prevent and fight these ailments that can affect their crops.
"The New Encyclopedia of Gardening Techniques" by the American Horticultural Society provides an in-depth look into gardening. This book contains details on getting rid of plant disease in the garden and preventing plant problems.
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Potato blight is a hard, reddish brown patch that extends into the tuber. Secondary bacteria often infect these wounds to cause a slimy soft rot.