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Keywords: Solanaceae (Potato family)

Garden Tool: Saint Patrick's Day is the traditional time to plant potatoes in the Pacific Northwest. While it may seem easy to simply plant the shriveled potatoes sprouting in your pantry, purchasing disease-free seed potatoes will lessen the chance of disease problems later. One mail-order nursery specializing in potatoes is Irish Eyes - Garden City Seeds. Call 509-964-7000 to order a catalog, or view it online at their website.

Season: Spring
Date: 2003-03-19
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Keywords: Fungal diseases of plants, Solanaceae (Potato family)

Garden Tool: Information on trendy colorful potatoes is available from Oregon State University. If we have a cool wet growing season watch out for the dreadful Late Blight! Read about how to control this fungal disease from Pacific Northwest Plant Disease Management Handbook.

Season: All Season
Date: 2003-03-19
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