Garden Problems

What May Be Killing My Vegetables

maryanncostello added on June 19, 2016 | Answered

The picture shows a weed within 6 inches of my garden. It looks diseased and I think poses a threat to my garden. Do you recognize it and what can be done to stop it?

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Answered on June 20, 2016

It appears to be a Leaf Curl fungus of some type. I would certainly remove this weed and dispose of. Do not compost this plant material.

The link below discusses Leaf Curl and how to treat it.

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