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21/08/2013 at 07:19

My broad beans have chocolate spot, I usually leave bean roots in the ground to rot down but should I lift and destroy them instead? I don't know whether the pest can survive over winter in the ground.

21/08/2013 at 08:05

I wouldn't worry about them.  Leave the roots in the ground.  Cultivate the soil well before replanting/sowing and plant a bit further apart to allow for good airflow between the plants.

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