Monty Don shows you how to identify rust fungus on garlic foliage and assesses how well different varieties have withstood it. Out of the four varieties he’s been growing – ‘Vallelado’, elephant garlic, ‘Germidor’ and ‘Cristo’, some have fared better than others. So if this fungal disease is a problem on your veg plot, check out this clip from Gardeners’ World to find out which varieties to plant this autumn.
As seen in July's Expert's choice feature. It's hard not to love this beautiful flowering shrub, which is loved by butterflies and bees, and makes a great cut flower. Browse a range of nine varieties at Crocus.
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