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My mint plant has discolouration on the leaves – a beige to light rust colour. What causes this & is it safe to eat the mint.


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what if anything can i plant now as space in garden. I am going to put in some garlic but would like to try maybe something else?


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Just wondering what veg I can now sow in my polytunnel for the winter ??? I would like to grow broccoli, cauliflower, beetroot, peas, carrots, lettuce, rocket, sprouts,-any problem with these ? Rgds John.


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I’ve planters,round and rectangle type,the plannix range,10ft polys also.their well set up with a good mixture of quality home compost and bought compost along with perlite.what veg could I start or what well started veg could I plant, bought type. I have some courgette, peas, rocket, lettuce, tomatoes all well established.


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I am writing a short story set in Glendalough. Would you please advise me about what my characters would be planting in a vegetable garden mid-June? I was there once, but never dreamed I’d be writing this story.


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Which garden veg can I freeze for Winter? I grow shallots, onions, peas, broad beans, cabbage, spinach, lettuce, spring onions, pak choi and courgette and leek.


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Do you know by any chance where can I find here horseradish? I had so much fun collecting the veggie seeds offfered by you in the Irish Daily Mail – the salad mix and the rocket are already out, can’t wait to eat them. And now I am looking forward to collect the flower seeds.


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I am new to your site and I am really learning a lot from it. My question is I am putting in some raised beds to grow some veg and need advice on what I should be doing to have them ready for planting in Spring and is it too late to plant winter veg … read more


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I had Egyptian tree onions in a veg garden some 20 years ago and would like to know where i could find some more . I have tried a lot of garden centres but to no avail. If you could help me I would be greatful.


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can you please tell me what vegetable i could plant in the garden now?


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what is the best way to store white turnip. can it be frozen as is, or does it have to be cooked first?


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what is bolting? i’ve seen it in a few answers relating to growing veg…


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I have a glut of broad beans. Can I pick them and freeze them directly without blanching?


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hi gerry my maincrop potatoes have devoloped blight despite 2 sprays of dithanei have first noticed them about 3 weeks agocan i eat them?funnily enough my earlies seem ok so far despite being quite near them


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When is the correct time to dig first early potatoes which were planted mid March