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Growing Beans - dwarf, also French beans, Bush beans

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08 Feb 13 G Naidoo (South Africa - Dry summer sub-tropical climate)
What can you plant to keep snails away now
15 Jun 13 Lesley (South Africa - Summer rainfall climate)
I keep all my egg shells - dry them out in the oven and then crush and scatter them around the plants. (all plants) to keep the snails at bay. This Summer I forgot to do this and the snail invasion was horrendous! I don't know of any plants that would acheive this. Good luck!
15 Oct 18 Tessa (South Africa - Summer rainfall climate)
Lemongrass has silicone intheir leaves- nasty papercuts! So I chop n drop them when I thin them out :)
07 Apr 14 Graham Pearl (South Africa - Summer rainfall climate)
Tobacco Dust and Coffee... A simple Google search will let you know more.
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