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21/06/2014 at 12:19

I make nettle feed every year which I mainly use to feed my pots on the patio. Can I use it on runner beans too and other vegetables?

22/06/2014 at 22:18
Hi, i think you can, but off the top of my head i cant remember what its best for , id err on the side of caution and make it very weak
22/06/2014 at 22:43

It's high in nitrates, so best for leafy veg like cabbage, lettuce etc.  Runner beans make their own so won't likely benefit much, but it certainly won't harm them.

22/06/2014 at 23:03


Seaweed feed contains the primary nutrients - nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium and some trace elements. You can use it on all your veggies including beans. I've found potatoes and toms seem to particularly like it.

Watered down you can also use it as a spray, it's good for foilage.   

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