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Wednesday 22 November 2017

Storing root vegetables in winter 

Andrew Collyer - Practical Gardening The term root vegetable is a general horticultural term given to plants we eat which grow under the ground or maybe like onions semi buried. Not all root vegetables are actually botanically roots as is the case with the afore mentioned onions which are bulbs and everyone's favourite the potato which are tubers. All of these crops will have been quietly growing away during the summer patiently awaiting their moment in the sun, albeit a...

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