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Need some expertise on frowing mangoes from seedsNeed some expertise on frowing mangoes from seeds - It's true, my grafted mango tree has a fruit after one year. Apparently, it's because the tree is taken/grafted from a already matured tree over 3 years.They are more expensive but it's worth it....
  By Nitz99 7 mins ago (48 responses)
sofia cherimoyas - I just tasted the first fruit from my Sophia and it was disapointing it lacked flavor and sweetness and was a bit cotton woolly like icecream bean. The fruit was pollinated very late and did not reach...
  By allybanana 11 mins ago (14 responses)
Star apple phillipine gold - I contacted forest fruit farm. The farm have just closed for the year. I was told that best time to come for farm tour and trying star apples is September. Any suggestion for other nurseries that I ...
  By Thithi 2 hours ago (37 responses)
SpicesSpices - Thanks John ...
  By Thithi 2 hours ago (92 responses)
Mulberry tree bugs - Would anyone know what my mulberry tree is suffering from? We have hundreds of these little brown bugs all over the fruit. The leaves look fine it's just the fruit....
  By Lindab222 4 hours ago (0 responses)
Heirloom Tomatoes - The Botanic Gardens in Sydney are selling heirloom tomato seedlings in their Friends' nursery. From their website: The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney Growing Friends sales are open Monday - Frid...
  By MaryT1 9 hours ago (0 responses)
Rocoto Tree ChilliRocoto Tree Chilli - OK Julie, I will. I'm sure I have your address somewhere....
  By MaryT1 10 hours ago (61 responses)
Madrono Tree - Trikus, Looks at the seed sellers pictures from Ecuador and Peurto Rico of species like G.madruno and you'll be all over it like a pitbull on a poodle.I have seedling of a few and can compare.As I sa...
  By Mike Tr 10 hours ago (8 responses)
Myrtle rust on aniseed myrtle??Myrtle rust on aniseed myrtle?? - Thank you. Followed advice and so far so good :)...
  By Melinda Solca 12 hours ago (2 responses)
dwarf avocado treesdwarf avocado trees - Jason, I have to ask, what kind of strong flavor does the Rincon develop your way? Is it aniseed that I've read some avo's get? And yes, Reed is good. ☺...
  By VF 21 hours ago (28 responses)
For trade: Giant African Bushel Gourd Seed - Before you get hammered, koalas don't sleep in nesting boxes (you may be mixing up with possums or gliders), and they're not bears. Lovely idea though. Other critters may enjoy them, hope you find w...
  By VF 21 hours ago (11 responses)
Fruit Tree Identification. pics included. Fruit Tree Identification. pics included. - Carica papaya...
  By MIke T1 21 hours ago (4 responses)
Too many Banana pups - im also currently fertilising with a BnB +Potash mix.. could probably fertilise more....
  By Tim B-S 24 hours ago (4 responses)
quince - Left Blank...
  By Kate5 1 days ago (0 responses)
Prickly Pear CuttingsPrickly Pear Cuttings - I would also like a cutting, living in Brisbane SE Suburbs, thank you :-)...
  By Stephy 1 days ago (21 responses)
Lemon tree - I would be worried that it might make the pH more alkaline which is not good for citrus. The reason being that ash is alkeline. If you have a pH test kit use it, if not go and get one they are under...
  By Gabby Salts 1 days ago (1 responses)
Finger limes - you can largely ignore that parking lot science that is churned out of the current DPI. It's the dunce sector of Australian research. Don't remove fruit from grafted trees if they're producing. ...
  By sternus1 1 days ago (2 responses)
Seeking buffalo currantSeeking buffalo currant - I paid closer attention this year and I definitely get fruit on the Parrs sourced plant... The majority fall off however I have a few that might make it to maturity. In the second photo, I squished...
  By BenW 1 days ago (15 responses)
My dragonfruit fowers but doesn\'t set fruitMy dragonfruit fowers but doesn't set fruit - Thanks so much, Anthony. Appreciate your relply! Mariem...
  By Mariem 1 days ago (10 responses)
mandarin tree imperial - It seems to me that the rootstock has taken over from the grafted variety. This happens when a shoot from below the graft is allowed to grow unchecked until it dominates the grafted variety and any fr...
  By Slickmick 1 days ago (2 responses)
Planting out Bush foods - When I used to grow natives, the ones potted in a nice peaty compost mix often failed. The roots are used to the rich mix and cant tolerate the sudden change when planted out. The solution was to use ...
  By denise1 1 days ago (5 responses)
Hushabye mountain - extremely good cover. [Link] ...
  By sternus1 2 days ago (0 responses)
JackfruitJackfruit - I'd buy jackfruit fruit,eat the fruit, and save the seeds. If you are in Queensland, I think it would be easier to buy the fruit or trees than me in melb. Asian grocery would sell jackfruit. I bought...
  By Thithi 2 days ago (24 responses)
Euphorbia hirta - asthma weed - denise, my garden is over-run with these! Not really a problem, as they are very easy to pull up. I had several small skin cancers on arms and legs, but this didn't really help. I know others have...
  By Julie 1 2 days ago (2 responses)
Kaffir Lime treeKaffir Lime tree - Mine is pretty happy in the jungle....
  By Waterfall 2 days ago (15 responses)
Passion Fruit Vine - White Peach Scale?Passion Fruit Vine - White Peach Scale? - Hi Sarah, I am noticing these white scales on my passion fruit vine also. Were you able to get rid of them? Please share how. Thanks so much!! ...
  By klin 2 days ago (3 responses)
Kumquat dropping leavesKumquat dropping leaves - Force feeding a dwarf tree every week won't make it grow any quicker. Slow release or composted chix manure pellets monthly should be adequate....
  By Boris Spasky 3 days ago (6 responses)
identify plants/weedsidentify plants/weeds - You are spot on. I often see it grow with other weeds. Thanks Denise. ...
  By Thithi 3 days ago (2 responses)
Argan Tree / See - please i would like to plant the argan tree in home here in Nigeria how do i get the nuts....
  By cuttie 3 days ago (6 responses)
Looking for plant minding service - The risk of bringing in pests and diseases with clean permitted seeds is very low or they wouldnt be allowed in the first place. Just make sure they are allowed in before sending them. In my experienc...
  By denise1 3 days ago (16 responses)
JujubesJujubes - John what you said about seedlings is what Ii thought too; that's why I was surprised to see them offered for sale - would that be for the purpose of using them as rootstock? Or are 'rootstock plan...
  By MaryT1 3 days ago (43 responses)
Freezing a watermelon, advice needed please. - Acey94 I don't believe it would work as the rind of the watermelon would be softened after freezing and thawing. However it would still be welcomed by the worms in your worm farm (hope you have one)...
  By MaryT1 3 days ago (3 responses)
Dry Leaves on my new mango trees (6\" tall)Dry Leaves on my new mango trees (6" tall) - Lol you're trying to grow them in Canada, that's the problem. Even if you manage to keep them alive they are never going to fruit. ...
  By sternus1 4 days ago (6 responses)
Coffee K7Coffee K7 - I like the berries very much; they are super sweet when ripe and yes, a caffeine hit. Mine is an Arabica,...
  By MaryT1 4 days ago (5 responses)
Pests on Lime plantPests on Lime plant - I see! Thanks a lot! Will look for that solution asap! :) ...
  By Sufyan 4 days ago (2 responses)
fruit dropping off - Won't work boris, that's the first thing I tried when this happened to mine. I have never experienced this with any other variety other than shahtoot. I have four different cvs and they all behave ...
  By sternus1 5 days ago (4 responses)
dragon fruitdragon fruit - I bought 3 dragon fruits last year. Popped all 3 in pots, and started them off in my tent in the garage full of other tropicals. They all did well, moved them outside and left them out during winte...
  By MiLKMaN1 5 days ago (127 responses)
Caterpillar eating Rhubarb LeavesCaterpillar eating Rhubarb Leaves - that will become a vine hawkmoth. Hippotion celerio....
  By sternus1 5 days ago (1 responses)
Help identifying a fruit treeHelp identifying a fruit tree - I have a largish dwarf peach tree, grown from a dwarf peach tree seed with similar characteristics to your specimen. It produces large reasonable fruit, Does yours produce "normal" peaches? ...
  By JohnMc1 5 days ago (8 responses)
Finger Limes for WA - That shouldnt be a problem Everest, you can try emailing me at john32auatyahoodotcomdotau. The finger lime is only a smallish plant still as I origanal brought it from the clearance bin. I also have q...
  By 2 5 days ago (3 responses)
Krassuey sapodilla - I wrote email to forbidden fruit, still awaiting for their reply. Thanks...
  By Thithi 6 days ago (2 responses)
Myrtaceae in wa - Thanks Troy I have quite heavy soils (lots of clay)I was just wondering if I could plant them into a vegemix from the local soil supplier or if that would be too much. On another note do you have an...
  By 2 6 days ago (13 responses)
Eumundi quandong planting adviceEumundi quandong planting advice - Thanks everyone for your great suggestions, I will check them all out. Definitely decided to avoid eumundi quandong. The neighbours have just excavated a huge chunk off the left side, so I ha...
  By Blek 6 days ago (8 responses)
pests on guavaspests on guavas - spray copper 2 time a year..that will fix it......
  By hash 6 days ago (38 responses)
Lots a lemonsLots a lemons - is it still in a pot? if yes, check the potting mix as it may have dried out ... even if you have been watering. Also, the initial fertilisers of the potting mix may have also run out, so it's time...
  By Brain 7 days ago (89 responses)
fertilising newly planted trees - They are saying don't add fertilizer to the hole or on the newly planted tree because it has enough fertilizer to get it established without damaging or burning the delicate roots....
  By JohnMc1 7 days ago (1 responses)
Dwarf Avocado - I would go for Lamb Hass....
  By Tommoz 7 days ago (1 responses)
Russell River LimeRussell River Lime - They almost never seed according to the gentleman I spoke to, even cuttings are extremely difficult and both suffer the same sudden death as the grafted ones. I think they graft them as the rootstock ...
  By Troy 7 days ago (18 responses)
stink bugsstink bugs - Pyrethrum works great but you do have to hit them with a squirt or two...
  By Tommo 7 days ago (82 responses)
pouteria lucumapouteria lucuma - Speaking of large seeds have you ever come across persea schiedeana?...
  By Troy 7 days ago (127 responses)
Gooseberry CaptivatorGooseberry Captivator - They are a mediumish red fruited thornless gooseberry. I believe they like a decent, slightly acid loam. Gooseberries are a great fruit if you can grow them, though they need a bit of chill ☺...
  By BenW 7 days ago (2 responses)
Lots A Lemon Tree - Sometimes the young leaves curl from having aphids on the underside of the leaves. ...
  By MaryT1 7 days ago (2 responses)
avocado diebackavocado dieback - Yes Karen54, trim back all the dead wood, then spray it with Steri-prune or apply some water based paint. [Link]...
  By Brendan 7 days ago (6 responses)
Kwai Muk (Artocarpus hypargyraeus)Kwai Muk (Artocarpus hypargyraeus) - Yes still here,am very interested,by the way the green sapote is in full flower right now so will be attempting for the third time to do some marcotts for you, offered some sion wood to Daleys some ti...
  By David 7 days ago (69 responses)
Sweet Leaf BushSweet Leaf Bush - I bought my sweet leaf bushes from Daley July this year. They lost all leaves in winter. One already has new leaves. Just get Daley to notify you when in stock....
  By Thithi 8 days ago (31 responses)

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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 74 days ago (0 responses)
Ugli fruit tree - Any ideas where to buy an Ugli Fruit tree in Queensland? Thanks....
  By Mezzie 71 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 57 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 50 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 47 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 47 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 45 days ago (0 responses)
dwarf fig brown - Can I grow Dwarf Fig Brown in Goulburn (winter temp often drops to -9 degrees?...
  By marbo 44 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 42 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 32 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado die backAvocado die back - LOL - not enough information - looks normal to me :)...
  By Markmelb 25 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 20 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 19 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 16 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 14 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 8 days ago (0 responses)
Hushabye mountain - extremely good cover. [Link] ...
  By sternus1 2 days ago (0 responses)
quince - Left Blank...
  By Kate5 1 days ago (0 responses)
Heirloom Tomatoes - The Botanic Gardens in Sydney are selling heirloom tomato seedlings in their Friends' nursery. From their website: The Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney Growing Friends sales are open Monday - Frid...
  By MaryT1 9 hours ago (0 responses)
Mulberry tree bugs - Would anyone know what my mulberry tree is suffering from? We have hundreds of these little brown bugs all over the fruit. The leaves look fine it's just the fruit....
  By Lindab222 4 hours ago (0 responses)

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Guava tees in melbourneGuava tees in melbourne - I had a mango tree in the pot for two winters as we were waiting to move in to our new house we built. Surprisingly, it survived and thrived during summer. It was growing very fast that it seems to be...
  By Raquel 19 days ago (127 responses)
Black Sapote not growingBlack Sapote not growing - I heard of a black sapote die after a fertilizer dump. It was fertilized heavy because the previous fertilizing caused some dieback which was misread as a call for more fertilizer needed rather than ...
  By denise1 269 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Anthony 111 days ago (127 responses)
Mango tree not fruitingMango tree not fruiting - Hi Kate, your tree has anthracnose, check out Tom's video for tips. [Link]...
  By Brendan 12 days ago (127 responses)
BlueberryBlueberry - Ive been growing my blueberry burst in a 50 percent azalea potting mix mixed with 50 percent premium potting mix that has had another 20 percent washed sand added to it from more drainage.I threw in a...
  By A.C 49 days ago (127 responses)
dragon fruitdragon fruit - I bought 3 dragon fruits last year. Popped all 3 in pots, and started them off in my tent in the garage full of other tropicals. They all did well, moved them outside and left them out during winte...
  By MiLKMaN1 5 days ago (127 responses)
PeppinoPeppino - Hello everyone. I have enjoyed reading all your posts about the Pepino. I live in Tasmania and have 3 plants in my garden. Ants seem to be my bigest problem. I have copied the sauce recipes from...
  By BrendaWylllie 237 days ago (127 responses)
Pinkabelle Apple TreePinkabelle Apple Tree - Don't kid yourself Granger, ff will have no problems turning your pink lady to crap. They prefer your neighbours tomatoes or stone fruit though....
  By Boris Spasky 378 days ago (127 responses)
LYCHEE TREELYCHEE TREE - I have just noticed my lychee tree has yellow leaves. Never seen that before. I live in Brisbane. janL Brisbane....
  By JanL Brisbane 253 days ago (127 responses)
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  By MaryT 795 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Juie 1 32 days ago (127 responses)
BabacoBabaco - Sternus, mines about 15 foot tall with two trunks, loaded with fruit. It's an epic looking plant indeed. I would say its about 10 years old....
  By Jason 88 days ago (127 responses)
CoffeeCoffee - Hi Markmelb, You were completely right - too much sun. We discovered this accidentally when we moved the tree at Christmas to put up the Christmas tree in its place. The tree's new spot has less s...
  By nicole 233 days ago (127 responses)
drumstick treedrumstick tree - Hi Guys, I have some spare Drumstick tree seeds that i can share. I am in Perth. email your address and i will post out. nickgiancola54@gmail.com Cheers...
  By nicg 166 days ago (127 responses)
ackee treeackee tree - yes, im still very interested. Where is your ackee tree or seeds coming from ? cheers Laura...
  By laurabell 25 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Linton 13 days ago (127 responses)
I have a cherry treeI have a cherry tree - We had a Stella cherry tree that was 20 years old it produced fruit for the past 17 years then finally died last year I planted another Stella we live in country Victoria and get very hot summers som...
  By Frances 74 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Miranda 345 days ago (127 responses)
Paw PawPaw Paw - I can imagine that wounding a plant could encourage it to fruit because it might have some kind of in-built "times are tough, I'm going to die soon, gotta quickly reproduce" thing. I had mulberr...
  By MJ 410 days ago (127 responses)
Betel LeafBetel Leaf - please i need piperbetal leaf plant but not from thailand i will prefar from india or bangladesh if u can than ineed at perth naranparesh@gmail.com 0466864269...
  By paresh 34 days ago (127 responses)
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  By MaryT1 62 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Mee 82 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Kam 91 days ago (127 responses)
Ants Nests in Pot PlantsAnts Nests in Pot Plants - I get the black ants as well as the little red/brown ones in pots.I am near rainforest and get those species and a few others like the stony creek frog,orange thighed and ornate burrowing frog in spit...
  By Mike 677 days ago (127 responses)
Mango Tree DiseaseMango Tree Disease - Ive the same problem with my Mango tree here in Cowandilla ,Adelaide.It looks like salt burn,waterlogging issue.I did spray it with Kocide Blue for Anthracnose .Also sprayed it with Zinc sulphate and ...
  By A,C 170 days ago (127 responses)
rasberry bushesrasberry bushes - understood and sent....
  By peter 1000 424 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Rampe 31 days ago (127 responses)
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  By mojo 271 days ago (127 responses)
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  By MaryT 186 days ago (127 responses)
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  By sternus1 178 days ago (127 responses)
mandarin treemandarin tree - Thanks Amanda, over-watering could be issue here, as this spot does not get sun at all in winter (may be this could be also issue).. My soil is heavy clay so I amended this spot before planting (in f...
  By Db 878 days ago (127 responses)
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  By cabra 56 days ago (127 responses)
PassionfruitPassionfruit - Hi, I live in Perth and my peach tree is laden with fruit, they are about the size of a man's thumb nail. Hope to get some decent fruit this year, as apposed to the last few years where I lost every ...
  By Helena1 46 days ago (127 responses)
pouteria lucumapouteria lucuma - Speaking of large seeds have you ever come across persea schiedeana?...
  By Troy 7 days ago (127 responses)
Seville OrangeSeville Orange - Thanks Julie. will do....
  By Kerry 183 days ago (127 responses)
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  By allybanana 35 days ago (127 responses)
Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - I did not realize that reed is taller. Hass tree on Daley video is enormous. At the moment I lean toward lamb hass because it is upright. Hm, where could I buy a lamb hass tree?...
  By Thithi 57 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Julie W 70 days ago (127 responses)
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  By KLC 66 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Trev 430 days ago (127 responses)
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  By JohnMc1 75 days ago (127 responses)
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  By JohnMc1 110 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Bonnie 643 days ago (127 responses)
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  By JohnMc1 65 days ago (127 responses)
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  By MJ 911 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Julie W 45 days ago (127 responses)
sweet potatoessweet potatoes - Tipped out the content of my pot of sweet potatoes this morning...what a surprise! Back to SP : Mike you are right; they are Beau's. I brought home some of those you recommended at Rusty's. Hop...
  By TMary 39 days ago (127 responses)
acha cha fruit seedsacha cha fruit seeds - Mel, you live very close to me. I have spares of lot of things that you might want and will die unless taken. Some things will be free, some will incur a little charge. s...
  By sternus1 166 days ago (127 responses)
Problems with White Sapotes *Pics included*Problems with White Sapotes *Pics included* - Thanks for the advice, I didn't know that they were deciduous so it seems like there is nothing to worry about. They are not pot bound and I recently changed the potting mix. The leaves turned yel...
  By Linton 329 days ago (127 responses)
Oca, NZ yams, OkaOca, NZ yams, Oka - Came across these on ebay. 'bought 20 bucks delivered. [Link]...
  By starling 440 days ago (127 responses)

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