Potato Plants

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garderner added on November 1, 2016 | Answered

My potato plant is bending and falling down no matter what I do. What should I do now?


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Alisma
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Answered on November 1, 2016

This is not necessarily a problem- potato plants can sprawl and be unharmed. If preferred, you can stake them or place them in a cage much like a tomato plant. However, if the plants are very tall and "leggy", this can be a sign that they are not getting enough light:

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/environmental/established-plants-leggy.htm

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