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Can Tomato plants be put in the compost bin?



simple answer YES

4 Sep, 2010


they can be put in your bin, but i never put tomatoes or potatoes in my bin in case either are suffering from blight. i tend to think better safe than sorry. diadon

4 Sep, 2010


I, also, prefer not to compost ours, never sure what they might be harbouring.

4 Sep, 2010


but there again my tomatoes have never suffered with any blight etc

5 Sep, 2010

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