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Overwintering Pests

Keep an eye out for overwintering pests, especially white-flies and red-spider-mites. [Photo CCBY ScotNelson]


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This blog entry is going to briefly introduce Forest Gardening, and then go on to focus on one plant. This is to try and illustrate that with alternative and less familiar plants associated with this style of gardening, there are new pests to get to grips with. 411 more words


Cucumbers  (Cucumis sativus) are part of the  Cucurbitaceae plant family and originally from South Asia, although is now wide-spread across most continents.

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