Is it a bit silly that Tesco calls peanuts "monkey nuts"?

Answer Yes, they aren't nuts at all, they are legumes.Call them Peruvian undergroundy peas.

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What kind of nuts pack the most nutrition (Cashews, almonds, hazelnuts, peanuts, brazil nuts, pecans..)?

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If a product says may contain nuts does that include peanuts?

Yes, that warning includes peanuts, peanut oil or peanut by-products.

Where do monkey nuts grow?

Monkey nuts grow under the soil.

Why do some packets of peanuts have the warning may contian nuts on them?

Same reason that hair blowers have a warning not to use them when sleeping. The lawyers are trying to cover every base to avoid any potential lawsuits.