The Rust Chronicles – Part 2

The rust was prolific. I’m sure we could have left them to fend for themselves but it felt like a waste of life. ¬†Yesterday, we launched a rescue mission… I am so glad we did. ¬†We carefully lifted the concrete like ground with a fork and pulled the garlic trying not to touch the spoiled […]

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Rust…and how to deal with it

Rust is a disease that more often affects leeks, but it is associated with all Alliums. This means your garlic, onions, leeks and chives are all at risk. It’s is a fungus that generally shows itself in Mid-Summer/Early Autumn (unless you are at our plot)…

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