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I Need to Grow In My Faith

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    I spent many days tending to my perpetual spinach plants. For the first few months they grew well and I was very happy. Unfortunately after about 6 months, just as they were getting to a good stage, a load of slugs munched all of the leaves!! I was gutted! I've decided to keep...
    danpockets danpockets 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 10, 2012

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