Dayam! Just after smugly commenting on another blog that I’ve never gotten tomato blight in my garden, I trotted out to do some fussing among the veggies and look what I found:
Blighted! And guess which plant? The heirloom brandywine I started from a seed myself. I mean are you freaking kidding me?!
Time to get the blaster out again.
Baking Soda Spray (Treats powdery mildew and other fungus)
- 1 gallon of water
- 3 tablespoons of baking soda
- 1 teaspoon of dishwashing liquid
Mix all the ingredients in a sprayer and apply to leaves of affected. It is best to remove leaves that are seriously infested if possible. Treat every one or two weeks.