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Phytophthora root rot can cause heavy losses in a garden, but there are steps you can take to limit its impact. Here we explore the options available and how best to implement these measures in your garden.
Phytophthora root rot is a soil based disease that can kill a wide range of plants. It is one of a number of causes of woody plant death. If you have had the disease confirmed follow these initial steps;
You're now ready to put some plants back into the area.
Simple measures can help reduce further plant losses to Phytophthora root rot;
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