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    Kristen is offline Early Fruiter
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    I don't think its as important as some people make it out to be ... mine "bleed" like a stuck-pig when I remove the flowers, and that must divert energy from the plant; Christo Lloyd was never bothered to remove the flower's from his ...

    If you have time / energy then remove the flowers ...

    ... and remove them from your Spuds too, as they will also be consuming energy from them
    K's Garden blog the story of the creation of our garden

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    the old guys on our allotment swear by cutting the flower bud off as soon as it appears, they all have nassive healthy crops

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    Halse, Somerset

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