Reusing Blighted Tomato Soil

honkytonkgalAugust 17, 2006

Hi,

I just had a tomato plant die from late blight. It was in one of the Garden Supply Company's self-watering containers, and I am wondering if it would be ok to use the same soil to grow a few more things before the end of this growing season. Thanks!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
gardener_sandy

The pathogen that causes late blight only affects a few plants. Potatoes are very prone to it and peppers and eggplants may be damaged. The soil will probably be fine for most other things. If you're sure it was late blight, I'd say give it a try.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2006 at 1:51AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
honkytonkgal

Ok, I'll do it! Thanks for the advice.

    Bookmark   August 21, 2006 at 12:58PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Need help with wilt
Since the ground is infected with the wilt and don't...
oldgardenguy_zone6
Indoor tomatoes in trouble, help iD
Hi guys! Could you please tell me what you think the...
Mikhail Evtushenko
Can you identify what's happening to my Celebrity Tomato?
Just planted my celebrity tomato into a raised garden....
sabinre
Aphids and mosaic virus!!
I only have 2-3 aphids on my seedlings... The next...
T S
New Forum Sucks
Why is it when you have something great someone comes...
hoosier318
Sponsored Products
Area Rug: Big Bang Pecan/Chocolate 7' 6" x 9' 6"
Home Depot
Rosle Can Opener
$42.00 | FRONTGATE
Capri Columbia Rectangular: 5 Ft. 3 In. x 7 Ft. 10 In. Rug
$199.00 | Bellacor
Safavieh Hand-hooked Kerman Red Polypropylene Rug (3' x 5')
Overstock.com
Tufted Chair Cushion
Grandin Road
Joy Carpets Motivation Mat Area Rug - 1407-B
$129.99 | Hayneedle
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™