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What fruit or veg can I grow in an 8'x6' greenhouse in NW England?

Strawberries and blueberries are both fruits that are fairly shallow-rooted. Using the staging allows multiple layers of plants in the same space. Lettuces are also fairly shallow rooted; But other ...
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Are these weeds?

About the word "weeds" : Spontaneous plants are usually the indigenous (or previously sown, as @Ecnerwal stated) best fit for a particular patch of land. Considering that an uncovered soil ...
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Are these weeds?

You've got at least two different things circled, based on differences in the cotyledons. They are dicots (two cotyledons) so none of them are onion (a monocot, thus easily distinguished from any ...
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Snail control using biodynamic or ecofriendly solutions

If the planting is in boxes and not directly into the ground, stick adhesive copper tape to the sides of the boxes - slugs and snails don't like to cross over it because it gives them a mild ...
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Snail control using biodynamic or ecofriendly solutions

I don't know if beer and coffee count as biodynamic, but those are two home remedies you could try fairly inexpensively and with what you have on hand. Beer Trap: Fill a shallow sour cream or yogurt ...
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Does cauliflower produce secondary growth after the main harvest?

I knew a storm front was coming in and planned to cover the plants. But instead of the next day, it came in early in the wee hours and dropped into the low 20s. The fall planted cauliflower plants ...
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