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Looking for plant minding service - Linton, do you have a huge number of plants? Are they heavy? I have the same problem - want to visit a friend in the country but at this time of year everything is at the seedling stage. I though...
  By Julie 1 22 mins ago (5 responses)
Lots a lemonsLots a lemons - OK thank you. Any suggestions on what we should do now in order to give it the best chance of survival....
  By Clarry 47 mins ago (86 responses)
Finger Limes for WA - I am out on Military Rd on some sandy country. Would like to have a look in the near future if that is OK. ...
  By Everest 3 hours ago (2 responses)
Dwarf Mango Irwin and Avocado Wurtz - Hi, I have purchased Dwarf Mango Irwin and Dwarf Avocado Wurtz from Daleys and I would like to make sure that I select the best position for these trees in my garden. I am aware of drainage and so...
  By JanD 4 hours ago (0 responses)
What is this bush?What is this bush? - Cat Catrell this might help you: [Link] or you can google "growing cistus from cutting" and you'll find lots of information on the subject....
  By MaryT1 4 hours ago (6 responses)
Cherry of the Rio GrandeCherry of the Rio Grande - yes Don I had a look and you're right, I see one up. Easy to miss. as for the big rio grande cherry it's gone, sorry....
  By Jenny 4 hours ago (67 responses)
Milk Kefir GrainsMilk Kefir Grains - Well done, Anabel. ...
  By MaryT1 5 hours ago (127 responses)
avocado diebackavocado dieback - Thanks for your help. Should I trim the branch with die back back to where the branch is green or leave it alone. Cheers Karen...
  By Karen54 5 hours ago (5 responses)
SpicesSpices - Diggers has schezuan pepper... I have 2 but I'm not sure if they will fruit. The young leaves are nice with spring veg though....
  By BenW 5 hours ago (78 responses)
pouteria lucumapouteria lucuma - I did see some on ebay ex peru but not sure I trust them for seed type. Any reccommendations for source?...
  By Troy 6 hours ago (127 responses)
dwarf avocado treesdwarf avocado trees - Some varieties really just serve as very good pollinators....
  By Chris 10 hours ago (16 responses)
Dwarf fruit trees - Many fruit cultivars are suitable for growing in containers -or "bonsai bags" where they will fruit. If they are tropical you can make some temporary structure for protection . Hargraves nursery i...
  By denise1 1 days ago (1 responses)
Virus free banana tree enquiry - Sometimes if a clump is left alone for years without culling, they will get choked up and may look very unthrifty and competing for water. It is wise to also alternate the growing site about every 5 ...
  By denise1 1 days ago (2 responses)
Cape GooseberryCape Gooseberry - Nellie Kelly little lantern cape gooseberry is 4.95 at bunnings ...
  By Tracee 1 days ago (119 responses)
My dragonfruit fowers but doesn't set fruit - Makisupa is reportedly a good pollinator also. Viet White is the heaviest yielding and most reliable type I've experienced. The fruit is not much to speak of but this is true of all whites really, t...
  By sternus1 2 days ago (7 responses)
dwarf avocado trees - Try clicking on 'Shop', top left, then search for avocados :-) This is a forum to exchange ideas etc....
  By Brendan 2 days ago (1 responses)
Biolytix Gardening IssuesBiolytix Gardening Issues - We are authorised service agents for Biolytix in WA. We can fix all problems and replace pumps, air blowers, sensors, float switches and undertake all servicing. Usually have everything you need in st...
  By Ross Mars 2 days ago (7 responses)
Seeking advice on cordylines - Hi Michelle, I am not familiar with all those cordylines. There are a lot of beautiful ones available these days. Most of them are similar in growing requirements, main difference is their colour. Unf...
  By Greg 2 days ago (1 responses)
Phalsa - You have only reached the forum. To get to the shop, click on 'contact' on the top left of page....
  By denise1 3 days ago (1 responses)
Planting out Bush foods - Hi everyone, over here in the west our soils are not so crash hot and pretty well lack about everything. So I was wondering if it is possible to plant native bush foods in a vege mix obtained from the...
  By 2 3 days ago (0 responses)
Tropical Shade Tolerant Fruit Trees - cabeluda ...
  By trikuslaptop1 3 days ago (2 responses)
fruit treefruit tree - Mehdi, this is a Q and A forum For growers. You need to click on 'shop' or 'contact' on the left to reach Daleys. By the way, greengages are very sweet, not sour, so I'm not sure you have the...
  By Julie 1 3 days ago (1 responses)
Russell River LimeRussell River Lime - Hi Troy I hope to get the grafted Kakadu Limes, (aka Humpty Doo Limes) from Tropiculture. They said they should be ready early next year and they usually send their plants to me bare rooted. The...
  By Linton 3 days ago (14 responses)
Fruit tree brisbaneFruit tree brisbane - Thats pretty impressive for a two crop navel. I have only know valencias to have a summer and winter crop. Do you do anything special with your navel? ...
  By Brain 4 days ago (6 responses)
Mulberry varieties... - Maybe they are rare? Another question that may be related is that the Beenleigh Black variety is cutting grown- along with the normal black mulberry- while the Hicks Fancy is grafted, I guess onto wh...
  By Al 4 days ago (3 responses)
Eureka LemonEureka Lemon - Found another 10 petal flower on my Eureka lemon this morning. Also one on the lemonade. The fruit is of the first 10 petal flower on the Eureka. ...
  By TMary 4 days ago (12 responses)
Mango tree not fruitingMango tree not fruiting - Hi Kate, your tree has anthracnose, check out Tom's video for tips. [Link]...
  By Brendan 4 days ago (127 responses)
Camellia sinensis and self-watering pots - if you google camellia, you should get some good planting guides. After all, the tea plant is a camellia. I have a tea plant (daley) in a pot in a semi-shaded area. The trick is to not let the so...
  By Brain 5 days ago (1 responses)
Name of Plant/Weed???Name of Plant/Weed??? - thanks Thao for the help i was expecting green leaves so was confused...
  By vitieddie 5 days ago (2 responses)
Lemon tree - I have just dug a hole in my backyard to plant my new lemon tree, but it seems there is heaps of what looks like coal mixed with soil! Should I still plant the tree there?? I had just been to get soil...
  By Carolbris 5 days ago (0 responses)
List for SYD-CAN growers wanting advanced asimina 2mList for SYD-CAN growers wanting advanced asimina 2m - Asimina triloba flowers coming now! New flowers are coming out on the Asimina trees from Cascades Nursery. The trees are about 2 metres high and I would guess abut 5-6 years old....
  By Linton 5 days ago (22 responses)
Tropical fruit trees successfuly grown in MelbourneTropical fruit trees successfuly grown in Melbourne - Say hello to Safu! Dacryodes edulis from seed....
  By Linton 5 days ago (127 responses)
Citrus Hedge - Agree, but you might get away with a little less sun exposure in Goondiwindi, depending on site aspect. If you want large screening trees, the biggest are prob. orange, blood orange, red+white grapefr...
  By jakfruit etiquette 5 days ago (2 responses)
Mulberry Trees - Sorry. Forgot I posted similar article a couple of years back....
  By Jan 5 days ago (1 responses)
Eggplant and Capsicum from cutting? - Thanks John, that's news to me. But do capsicum and eggplant produce those little side shoots like tomatoes? I haven't noticed, but I'll check mine a bit later in the season. On this topic, I...
  By Julie 1 5 days ago (4 responses)
Mulberry from cuttingsMulberry from cuttings - I would say my tree is Morus Alba with Fruit approx 2.5 cm....
  By Jan 5 days ago (45 responses)
pests on guavaspests on guavas - Hi, I've got a guava tree in my backyard and this is the second year since we planted it. Both years the fruit grows with these black scab like lesions. Can I still eat them? What is it? ...
  By Tlcrandall 5 days ago (37 responses)
Need Paw Paw LeavesNeed Paw Paw Leaves - Hi I need couple of leaves if u still have that can help my father to recover Thanx...
  By simer 6 days ago (36 responses)
Worm JuiceWorm Juice - No wonder you have sufficient worm stuff. 3 farms, thats impressive. And all without an outright worms purchase. I have a worm cafe and just started on a wormsdownunder wh1. Here is a link...
  By Brain 6 days ago (20 responses)
gooseberry - hi I purchased agoose berry bush from you last easter it is thieving with lots of fruit but it has a white spot on leaves and I cant find out to treat it could you please help me with a solution....
  By cindy 6 days ago (0 responses)
Passionfruit dying - Interesting Quentin, my purple 4 year old seedling grown vine curled up its toes about 4 weeks ago just after it had started its spring flush! Mine has 2 other vines growing within 2 meters of it and ...
  By Grant 6 days ago (1 responses)
Myrtaceae in wa - That sounds great I am keen to get some more Bush foods to add to my collection. What sort of soil prep do you do when it comes to Bush foods?...
  By 2 7 days ago (9 responses)
Fraudulent Seller of Figs on Ebay - Better send me the recipe with yr addy, sounds fantastic....
  By JohnMc1 7 days ago (5 responses)
dwarf avocado trees - Do you have dwarf avocado trees & what varieties are compatable to grow on Fraser Coast, Qld. What are the costs Bye Barrie Sibson...
  By sibson1 8 days ago (0 responses)
Sugar Cane Juice - Please call me asap, i need sugarcane. 0433635899 Thank you....
  By James 8 days ago (6 responses)
Myrtle rust on aniseed myrtle??Myrtle rust on aniseed myrtle?? - More than likely. Give it a spray of a copper anti-fungicide with a wetting agent every couple of weeks. Especially rain or high humidity is around. Personally I gently cut off the leaves and put th...
  By ivepeters 8 days ago (1 responses)
Budding avocado tree + possums = disaster!Budding avocado tree + possums = disaster! - alleybanana, thanks for getting back to this thread. I'll have a think about how I can use the information....
  By Julie ! 9 days ago (11 responses)
KEITT GRAFTED MANGOKEITT GRAFTED MANGO - I would be cutting it right down low so its about 60 - 70cm tall, you want to make the cut just above 3 or 4 nicely spaced leaves on the central leader, obviously above the graft. It is described ...
  By Waterfall 9 days ago (1 responses)
Sweet Leaf BushSweet Leaf Bush - Hi. Where did you buy it as I have tried to find it but always failed. Sweetleaf bush is really good to boost breastmilk production so I wish I can buy it. Thank you...
  By beatrix 9 days ago (30 responses)
For ordering - Daleys dont export trees. Try www.tropicalfruitnursery.com They are in Florida USA ...
  By denise1 9 days ago (2 responses)
Coffee K7Coffee K7 - Hi Racquel , I prune mine to the size I want; it does not seem to mind it....
  By TMary 9 days ago (1 responses)
What is this?What is this? - Lillypilly???...
  By Anthony 10 days ago (3 responses)
A small market tripA small market trip - A quick trip to the Inala market fruit shops today revealed some nice looking Star Apples(cricket ball size0 ,some average size Abiu,and a variety of green mangoes.Sorry no photos....
  By David 10 days ago (79 responses)
Which fig variety is best in these three?Which fig variety is best in these three? - I think you're fig tree sounds amazing, apart from the wonderful story behind it the fruit just sounds delicious, have you managed to take some cuttings? I would be most interested to purchase one fr...
  By Silver Lady 10 days ago (59 responses)
Prickly Pear CuttingsPrickly Pear Cuttings - Hi Im after a cutting of the Prickly pear Cactus and im in Brisbane. Do you still have any available?...
  By HelenG 10 days ago (20 responses)

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Euphorbia hirta - asthma weed - Just wondering if anyone has any experience with the uses of this plant, if any. I received a pack of seeds as a bonus in another delivery and don't know much about it....
  By Anthony 85 days ago (0 responses)
Bael Leaves for Pooja - Hi, I am looking for Bael Leaves for Pooja in Brisbane. Do anyone know where to find it. Just need few.thank you....
  By Sunny 66 days ago (0 responses)
Ugli fruit tree - Any ideas where to buy an Ugli Fruit tree in Queensland? Thanks....
  By Mezzie 63 days ago (0 responses)
Zinfandel - I was wondering if anyone knows where I could source red zinfandel grape seeds (or the grape vine itself). ...
  By Penzola 49 days ago (0 responses)
planting where mango has been - I had a very old mango tree taken down and I am having trouble growing anything where it was. Do mango trees have allelopathc properties? ...
  By Margo 42 days ago (0 responses)
cross pollination - Hi I bought Dwarf Ya Li Nashi pear tree, and was told to bought another variety Corella pear for cross pollination. I am wondering if you supply Corella pear or a substitute. If yes, how can I get one...
  By Shimin 39 days ago (0 responses)
Pink Tibochina Tree? - I am interested to know if you have tree sized Pink Tibochina? I have already indicated that I am interested in when you get a White Jacaranda I am interested in acquiring one. I live at Cabool...
  By Don Rackemann 39 days ago (0 responses)
star fruit in adelaide - hi! I read online that you cant grow starfruit in Adelaide .i read in a magazine you can! has anyone had any luck?...
  By peetah 37 days ago (0 responses)
dwarf fig brown - Can I grow Dwarf Fig Brown in Goulburn (winter temp often drops to -9 degrees?...
  By marbo 36 days ago (0 responses)
passionfruit little black pestpassionfruit little black pest - Hi, I have a few passionfruit vines and this little black bug is not being friendly to them.. does anyone know what it is? Many thanks!...
  By maxzoo 34 days ago (0 responses)
plum tree bugs-spotsplum tree bugs-spots - Can anyone help me-these are my young plum tree leaves-they have these horrible brown spots and holes everywhere-and on the underside of some lives there are these little black bugs-sone have wings...
  By lori 24 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado die backAvocado die back - LOL - not enough information - looks normal to me :)...
  By Markmelb 17 days ago (0 responses)
Southern Red Pawpaw - Hi Guys, Been waiting a long time to get my southern reds as a little slow reading my emails and missed out . Limited supply. In the meantime have had three pawpaws, self seed themselves, from compos...
  By Michael Jeffery 12 days ago (0 responses)
Unknown PummeloUnknown Pummelo - Could anyone please help me to identify this Pummelo (name of this kind) and it is rootstock as well, great appreciated!...
  By QJ500 11 days ago (0 responses)
dwarf avocado trees - Do you have dwarf avocado trees & what varieties are compatable to grow on Fraser Coast, Qld. What are the costs Bye Barrie Sibson...
  By sibson1 8 days ago (0 responses)
gooseberry - hi I purchased agoose berry bush from you last easter it is thieving with lots of fruit but it has a white spot on leaves and I cant find out to treat it could you please help me with a solution....
  By cindy 6 days ago (0 responses)
Lemon tree - I have just dug a hole in my backyard to plant my new lemon tree, but it seems there is heaps of what looks like coal mixed with soil! Should I still plant the tree there?? I had just been to get soil...
  By Carolbris 5 days ago (0 responses)
Planting out Bush foods - Hi everyone, over here in the west our soils are not so crash hot and pretty well lack about everything. So I was wondering if it is possible to plant native bush foods in a vege mix obtained from the...
  By 2 3 days ago (0 responses)
Dwarf Mango Irwin and Avocado Wurtz - Hi, I have purchased Dwarf Mango Irwin and Dwarf Avocado Wurtz from Daleys and I would like to make sure that I select the best position for these trees in my garden. I am aware of drainage and so...
  By JanD 4 hours ago (0 responses)

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  By Jason 80 days ago (127 responses)
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  By nicole 225 days ago (127 responses)
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  By nicg 158 days ago (127 responses)
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  By laurabell 17 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Mike 669 days ago (127 responses)
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  By A,C 162 days ago (127 responses)
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  By peter 1000 416 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Trev 422 days ago (127 responses)
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  By JohnMc1 67 days ago (127 responses)
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  By JohnMc1 102 days ago (127 responses)
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  By MJ 903 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Julie W 37 days ago (127 responses)
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  By TMary 31 days ago (127 responses)
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  By sternus1 158 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Linton 321 days ago (127 responses)
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  By starling 432 days ago (127 responses)

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