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MangosMangos - If it's a dwarf tree it could be Irwin...
  By Scott 10 17 hours ago (3 responses)
Feijoa Trees For Sale - Good morning Phil, the variety that are in the ground are mammoth and seedling raised. ...
  By Gareth1 20 hours ago (2 responses)
Soanum capsicoides (Devils apple)Soanum capsicoides (Devils apple) - Wow Mark that is amazing, my plant is in a pot as well, did you trim the plant back in winter or just leave it? thank you Gerry ...
  By Auzzie 22 hours ago (95 responses)
grafting mango trees - To assist mango to fruit put on leaves a solution of 10g/litre of pottassium nitrate in water. To encourage flies to come and pollenate flowers, put out some bits of fish or liver in the shade under...
  By denise1 24 hours ago (2 responses)
Persimmon - There are small fruited types, but grape size sounds a bit small. Check that its grafted, any chance its just the rootstock fruiting ? The graft may have died or failed. If grafted you should see a...
  By jakfruit etiquette 1 days ago (2 responses)
Morienga OleiferaMorienga Oleifera - Thanks Lan, it's certainly encouraging to know that it can be grown in a pot and in our Adelaide weather. -Maricel (401)...
  By 401 1 days ago (5 responses)
seedless Thai guavaseedless Thai guava - This is a pan sithong guava, 800 gram. I only like this guava because it's sweet and has nice flavour. Mostly they don't have much flavour. If you cut it like this then you don't get many see...
  By Bangkok 1 days ago (57 responses)
Crimson Glory Vine leaves burningCrimson Glory Vine leaves burning - Hi I have a Crimson Glory Vine growing over a gazebo and this year the leaves look to have been burnt in the sun. I have never had this problem in previous years and the vine is about 5 years ol...
  By BobR 2 days ago (0 responses)
Can Unripe/Green Tamarillos ripen off the tree?Can Unripe/Green Tamarillos ripen off the tree? - Best to take Cuttings from August to November ( southern Hemisphere ) - 30 cm. Facing "preferably " East ( South. Hem. ) and if possible against a wall. one of mine is 3 M. tall Seeds unreliable. ...
  By Cagey 2 days ago (4 responses)
cardamom - ww, you have done it back to front! I don't know what you sprayed it with, but if it was glyphosate you need to have as many leaves as possible. Let it regrow with plenty of leaves, then spray aga...
  By Julie 2 days ago (1 responses)
Keriberry - I would dig a hole about 2 meters wide with straight sides then line the sides with strong plastic sheet or similar, then fill back with the soil. It would then be at ground level and the roots/ run...
  By denise1 2 days ago (1 responses)
What type of dwarf apple tree is this?What type of dwarf apple tree is this? - I bought a dwarf apple tree from the markets a couple of months ago and want to get a cross pollinator for it but don't know what type of tree i have. all it said on the label was 'dwarf' and 'tropica...
  By ash_leigh7 2 days ago (0 responses)
BananaBanana - Another vote for Blue sky backyard bananas. [Link] Very helpful, healthy plants. Permits are easy to get and free. Blue sky will tell you how to get one. ...
  By Gordo 3 days ago (435 responses)
cardamom - Yes, confirmed it's false cardamon and still want to eradicate. Can't use a mattock [ I'm elderly } and can't afford a backhoe. Cut it back to ground level and sprayed exposed stems but still keeps gr...
  By wombatwarrior 3 days ago (2 responses)
Avocado tree - Nurseries around here have heaps of Lamb Hass. Such a poor crop this year. most have dropped crops at half size or larger, which would normally hold. Reed is the only real hope this year it seems :(...
  By Theposterformerlyknownas 4 days ago (9 responses)
Honey Gold MangoHoney Gold Mango - Hi Pete, depending upon the temp really. Typically you should see roots within about 1 week and then shoots with leaves before 2 weeks in a warm environment. A bunch that I planted just over 3 week...
  By Scott 10 4 days ago (53 responses)
brown leaves and fruit on eureka lemon treebrown leaves and fruit on eureka lemon tree - I have a potted eureka lemon tree in western Australia. Last weekend I moved house and I noticed some leaves had suddenly turned brown. Now the fruit is turning brown on top. Could this be related to ...
  By alecjammers 4 days ago (0 responses)
Rotating compost binsRotating compost bins - Can you explain more about Rotating compost bins.I have only used plastic compost bins.I will be very thankful....
  By DirectCompost 5 days ago (19 responses)
Queen Garnet PlumQueen Garnet Plum - I am told that Queen Garnet yield is down 75% this year due to unfavourable growing conditions....
  By Diego 5 days ago (87 responses)
Finger Lime varietiesFinger Lime varieties - Hmmm, as I mentioned initially, mine had sprouted a few flowers rice grain size which I removed. I omitted to say there was one fruit hiding, obviously there a long time, dried hard, about 30mm long 5...
  By kegbrewer 5 days ago (65 responses)
Black Brazilian CherryBlack Brazilian Cherry - There were jackfruit, sapodilla, malay apple, wax jambu, lychee, red dragonfruit, magenta dragonfruit, wampi, soursop and green mango (borneo long?) last week at TFW. My black beauty fruited this year...
  By echinopora 5 days ago (88 responses)
Ghost chillis - My aunte got serious burned by some Chili's she bought in France years ago. They looked so cute but burned her hands and cheeks badly. I wouldn't play jokes with those and they were not even the v...
  By Bangkok 5 days ago (2 responses)
white seedless longanwhite seedless longan - The vendor imported those longans from Indonesia. His own tree of the white produces fruit all year he said and they don't smell/taste like durian. Just like longans. The red is very expensive in I...
  By Bangkok 5 days ago (8 responses)
What fruit is this?What fruit is this? - Marketing or stage names for a very ordinary tree....
  By Mike Tr 5 days ago (3 responses)
Soncoya and Illama seedsSoncoya and Illama seeds - Bad taste, seedy and flesh hard to get out.Poor cropping on a big tree also doesn't help....
  By Mike Tr 5 days ago (21 responses)
Identify Fruit treeIdentify Fruit tree - Just a rose apple. The rattle seeded species with the dry flesh tasting of musk....
  By Mike Tr 5 days ago (1 responses)
Identify this olive tree - Trying to identify which type of olive tree this is. This year lots and lots of black olives. Not sure if I should just cut down or not. We are redoing our back yard and it is in the way....
  By Catmandu 5 days ago (0 responses)
Wai Chi Lychees polination - Hi Mike. No, just one tree is fine. If you are growing the tree in Talgarno, cold temperatures are going to make things very difficult. Are you growing it in a greenhouse or a north facing wall? Putt...
  By Tommoz 5 days ago (1 responses)
Bundy Special mangoBundy Special mango - Hi Brian, I got a bunch of those $5.99 'Golden' mangoes fron Sunnybank a few weeks ago and the ones that I got were great, very sweet and no fibre so recommended that you keep trying! They are Pol...
  By Scott 10 5 days ago (41 responses)
Davidson Plum fruit - Hi John, I'd love some of the fruit. It makes a brilliant chutney. Never seems to last more than a few weeks, so more fruit would be appreciated. Will give back a bit of chutney if they turn out well...
  By Theposterformerlyknownas 6 days ago (1 responses)
Chiku / SapodillaChiku / Sapodilla - They are very slow growing - a friends grandparents introduced Sapodilla to India many years ago and those trees I have seen in a photo are very tall - maybe 8 to 10 mt - be great if i could post that...
  By Markmelb 6 days ago (219 responses)
Mulberry tree - Have mature mulberry tree. 3 years ago had an excellent crop. Last 2 years fruit 1/2 developed then fell off tree leaving no crop. This year foliar fed tree but made no difference. Any suggestions as...
  By Rob F 6 days ago (0 responses)
Unknown fruit treeUnknown fruit tree - Hi I would appreciate some help in identifying a tree which appears to be starting to fruit. I noticed it because the cockatoos went into it and ripped off just about all the flower fronds/branche...
  By Kerry_BBB 7 days ago (0 responses)
Prunus Mume - You may want to get "roubai" plum. The flower is beautiful and bloomed earlier, approximatly 2 month earlier than ordinally Mume....
  By ume 7 days ago (21 responses)
a tree or shrub to grow in a two dimensional plane. - A farmer in northern nsw grows his white and yellow nectarines very successfully in a 2 dimensional plane, like a fan. They are under bird netting though ...
  By Grant 7 days ago (2 responses)
Mango tree care after TermitesMango tree care after Termites - Hi all, my common mango tree needs care 3 months after being treated for termites. Mastoderms caused the loss of two major branches at which point I dosed it with termidor. Since then it has been res...
  By Martin in Broome 7 days ago (0 responses)
dwarf papaya - Hi, I have recently taken out some pawpaws due to black spot and poor positioning on my part and now I have decided to try the dwarf papaya sold by daleys...my question is to all the papaya/pawpaw ...
  By maxzoo 7 days ago (0 responses)
Mango Tree care after TermitesMango Tree care after Termites - Hi everyone, I have a common mango tree in Broome WA that is need of some TLC. Its probably 15-20 years old, 3 months ago I treated it for termites after it lost a branch and I found mastos in it. I...
  By Martin in Broome 7 days ago (0 responses)
LycheeLychee - I had my first bosworth 3 lychee yesterday.It was good size ,firm flesh with alot of water content.It was tasty but abit sour.Probably have to wait another week to get it sweeter.I'm really happy to e...
  By Michael Dang 8 days ago (18 responses)
fruit trees - Hi Guys, I have seen few queries previously about growing fruit trees in Melbourne. Can some one suggest some useful fruit trees to grow in front yard as privacy trees or hedge in Melbourne. inside ...
  By Jeev 8 days ago (0 responses)
seeds of blushwood tree - please if is possible buy anywhere seeds of this tree blushwood? please i need contact with someone who know how i can do that....
  By magdax251 8 days ago (0 responses)
BlushwoodBlushwood - Hi I'll be honest, i came arcoss wild fontainea venosa in triunia national park and collected some seeds and grew them out a few years ago and have 3 bigger ones that are 6 foot and growing a foot eve...
  By Tomichael 9 days ago (14 responses)
Disappearing grapesDisappearing grapes - Forgot ta add that poisoning for rats not an option as our Labrador will seek out anything edible including a dead rat I imagine. ...
  By MaudieB 9 days ago (23 responses)
Market dayMarket day - Hi Brain ,Have extracted the red coloured fruit seed and is extremely small, green not ready to eat yet.Red fruit some fibre mixture of sweet and tart, good balance....
  By David 9 days ago (155 responses)
Wax jambu white - I also grow the white waxapple now. Varietyname is Phet nang faa. MEans diamond of angel. I just found a small waxapple in the netbag, it dropped premature...it was a Yac Taiwan red/brown variet...
  By Bangkok 9 days ago (7 responses)
Grafting fruit trees onto street trees - Thank you Mike Tr It was a long shot I was just hoping, to be honest. Have you ever experimented with this idea? ...
  By Serein 9 days ago (2 responses)
JACK FRUIT TREEJACK FRUIT TREE - Waterfall....where in Sydney are you. We are at Dundas. Do any of your fruit reach maturity? Our get rather large just before winter and then develop rot right at the top of the fruit. Our tree is...
  By Jose Luis 10 days ago (49 responses)
Paw Paw - Thank you Edward for your input.I will endeavour to produce some Paw Paws.Will let you know if successful.Regards Derek....
  By Derek 10 days ago (2 responses)
K& coffee - I would like to know if the K7 coffee tree would be suitable to grow in the Gladstone QLD area ? Just asking as it does say specifically grown for the Northern NSW region , but also that it suits trop...
  By Nat Mel 10 days ago (0 responses)
jaboticabajaboticaba - I planted it in full soil now but the rootball was still small, would also fit in a 20 litre pot. It gets full sun untill 3 pm. I don't stake it anymore, Just let it weep and do it's thing. Mik...
  By Bangkok 10 days ago (32 responses)
Low chill pluots in Bangkok - Many Thai don't let their dogs come into the house, they stay outside and have a fan if they're lucky. They also don't walk them. In the house they all have very slippery tiles. Huskies like to eat...
  By Bangkok 10 days ago (4 responses)
Unknown TreeUnknown Tree - Looks like Native Gardenia [Link]...
  By jakfruit etiquette 10 days ago (1 responses)
how do I tell if my Carambola is self fertile? - Wakeley is about 26km south west of Sydney.I have never seen a fruited star fruit in my area.I've seen plenty of mangoes,dragon fruits,jak fruits,longans,and sapodillas fruiting in the area but never ...
  By Michael Dang 10 days ago (8 responses)
TipuanaTipuana - They are not like you described. I have attached a picture. The seed pods are helicopter ones. A pod with one wing basically. They are very light and travel well in the breeze on top of the hill I liv...
  By 403 11 days ago (21 responses)
Mammea Amearicana - @ David, my guess would 100% be customs/quarantine, either the ones that have made it through haven't germinated, the rest has either been seized. I highly doubt no ones tried to buy some $2 seeds ...
  By Peter91 11 days ago (9 responses)

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Gravioala / Soursop for SaleGravioala / Soursop for Sale - We are suppliers of Graviola fruit, Seeds and the Soursop juice. If you are interested kindly send your inquiries to: foumbotfarming@yahoo.com...
  By Mendi 27 days ago (0 responses)
Avacado - Wanting to grow avocado, have tried before (Hass) however plant got to 3 feet high then slowly died. have room for 2 (cross pollination if required). When is best time to plant & availability. have ar...
  By Wally Winter 26 days ago (0 responses)
Madan si daeng (Garcinia schomburgkiana Pierre) - I bought a tree of Madan (Garcinia schomburgkiana Pierre) but it is a red coloured variety and not sour according to the vendor. Has anybody ever seen that? I can't find info about the red one like...
  By Bangkok 24 days ago (0 responses)
Young Berries - After flowering the fruit formed then turned brown and died...
  By augusta 22 days ago (0 responses)
information - What is an AVO-MEX-45 AVOCADO ...
  By AVO-MEX-45 22 days ago (0 responses)
Pomegranate WonderfulPomegranate Wonderful - I have a 2 years old pomegranate Wonderful. Last year it produced 3 fruit, this year only 2 fruit. They are very tasty! The tree had not many but several flowers but they all fell off. What do you th...
  By May 22 days ago (0 responses)
Moringa oleifera - Does altitude effect growth of Moringa? I planted seeds and they grew into 6ft high trees readily at 183m above sea level. In a similar climate and watering conditions but at 680m above sea level they...
  By KD 22 days ago (0 responses)
Asimina Triloba (North American PawPaw) - Hi, i'm wondering if anyone has any grafted unique varieties of the Asimina Triloba? Or seeds within Australia? I'm looking for specific cultivars, not just seedlings, and maybe someone can also an...
  By Peter91 17 days ago (0 responses)
Sandpaper fig tree - Why are the figs all dropping off my tree while green, this is the first year of fruiting...
  By Beryl Griffin 16 days ago (0 responses)
Billy Goat Plum - I planted a sapling and it now seems to be dead. is there a correct way to prune terminalias?...
  By MickJ 15 days ago (0 responses)
curly leaf on new growth - Hi. I have a mandarin tree that is laden with ripening fruit. I have noticed there is lots of new growth sprouting, however all the new growth has curly leaf. The rest of the tree seems unaffected....
  By Shelz 15 days ago (0 responses)
White Shartoot problemWhite Shartoot problem - Can anyone help with this problem on a white shartoot mulberry? The leaves are going yellow and some have brown on them as well. Is there anything I should be treating the tree with?...
  By Ren 14 days ago (0 responses)
pre-1910 apricots and plums - Hi, does anyone know of good resource(s) to find out which apricot and plum varieties existed before 1910? I am getting bits of info from different websites but would be great if there are lists some...
  By Wulf 14 days ago (0 responses)
Lemba-Curculigo latifoliaLemba-Curculigo latifolia - As I am growing this species I would like to know how best to use Lemba plant to experience the sweetening sensation. While it contains the the protein curculin, it works differently to Miracle Fr...
  By Linton 12 days ago (0 responses)
K& coffee - I would like to know if the K7 coffee tree would be suitable to grow in the Gladstone QLD area ? Just asking as it does say specifically grown for the Northern NSW region , but also that it suits trop...
  By Nat Mel 10 days ago (0 responses)
seeds of blushwood tree - please if is possible buy anywhere seeds of this tree blushwood? please i need contact with someone who know how i can do that....
  By magdax251 8 days ago (0 responses)
fruit trees - Hi Guys, I have seen few queries previously about growing fruit trees in Melbourne. Can some one suggest some useful fruit trees to grow in front yard as privacy trees or hedge in Melbourne. inside ...
  By Jeev 8 days ago (0 responses)
Mango Tree care after TermitesMango Tree care after Termites - Hi everyone, I have a common mango tree in Broome WA that is need of some TLC. Its probably 15-20 years old, 3 months ago I treated it for termites after it lost a branch and I found mastos in it. I...
  By Martin in Broome 7 days ago (0 responses)
dwarf papaya - Hi, I have recently taken out some pawpaws due to black spot and poor positioning on my part and now I have decided to try the dwarf papaya sold by daleys...my question is to all the papaya/pawpaw ...
  By maxzoo 7 days ago (0 responses)
Mango tree care after TermitesMango tree care after Termites - Hi all, my common mango tree needs care 3 months after being treated for termites. Mastoderms caused the loss of two major branches at which point I dosed it with termidor. Since then it has been res...
  By Martin in Broome 7 days ago (0 responses)
Unknown fruit treeUnknown fruit tree - Hi I would appreciate some help in identifying a tree which appears to be starting to fruit. I noticed it because the cockatoos went into it and ripped off just about all the flower fronds/branche...
  By Kerry_BBB 7 days ago (0 responses)
Mulberry tree - Have mature mulberry tree. 3 years ago had an excellent crop. Last 2 years fruit 1/2 developed then fell off tree leaving no crop. This year foliar fed tree but made no difference. Any suggestions as...
  By Rob F 6 days ago (0 responses)
Identify this olive tree - Trying to identify which type of olive tree this is. This year lots and lots of black olives. Not sure if I should just cut down or not. We are redoing our back yard and it is in the way....
  By Catmandu 5 days ago (0 responses)
brown leaves and fruit on eureka lemon treebrown leaves and fruit on eureka lemon tree - I have a potted eureka lemon tree in western Australia. Last weekend I moved house and I noticed some leaves had suddenly turned brown. Now the fruit is turning brown on top. Could this be related to ...
  By alecjammers 4 days ago (0 responses)
What type of dwarf apple tree is this?What type of dwarf apple tree is this? - I bought a dwarf apple tree from the markets a couple of months ago and want to get a cross pollinator for it but don't know what type of tree i have. all it said on the label was 'dwarf' and 'tropica...
  By ash_leigh7 2 days ago (0 responses)
Crimson Glory Vine leaves burningCrimson Glory Vine leaves burning - Hi I have a Crimson Glory Vine growing over a gazebo and this year the leaves look to have been burnt in the sun. I have never had this problem in previous years and the vine is about 5 years ol...
  By BobR 2 days ago (0 responses)

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BananaBanana - Another vote for Blue sky backyard bananas. [Link] Very helpful, healthy plants. Permits are easy to get and free. Blue sky will tell you how to get one. ...
  By Gordo 3 days ago (435 responses)
Chiku / SapodillaChiku / Sapodilla - They are very slow growing - a friends grandparents introduced Sapodilla to India many years ago and those trees I have seen in a photo are very tall - maybe 8 to 10 mt - be great if i could post that...
  By Markmelb 6 days ago (219 responses)
Market dayMarket day - Hi Brain ,Have extracted the red coloured fruit seed and is extremely small, green not ready to eat yet.Red fruit some fibre mixture of sweet and tart, good balance....
  By David 9 days ago (155 responses)
Mango tree not fruitingMango tree not fruiting - i have an Mango tree that has only Flowered once in the last 9yrs any ideas why . i live in Waikiki Perth Western Australia...
  By barlyes 11 days ago (348 responses)
acha cha fruit seedsacha cha fruit seeds - I bought an Achaca tree about a meter high in a pot in August 2015 and planted right away in full sun and would like to know how long before I get some fruits.Three weeks ago I noticed about 10 new le...
  By Jean-Michel 15 days ago (287 responses)
Fig ( blue provenceFig ( blue provence - I got a Blue Provence fig from Diggers ~18 months ago. This is the first fig from it, picked today. It doesn't look at all like I expected, in fact, aside from the enormous size of th efig (it's...
  By Salsta 24 days ago (132 responses)
asimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard appleasimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard apple - Hi J have you any idea how i could get some seeds in perth W.A thx Belinda...
  By bee13 33 days ago (225 responses)
Mango Tree DiseaseMango Tree Disease - You need to check soil PH .Stop any fertiliser applications be it liquid or pellets.I would put some shadecloth 50 percent grade around this tree till it gets established aprox 12months old.Looks like...
  By A.C 53 days ago (406 responses)
I have a cherry treeI have a cherry tree - Whoever thinks birds won't eat cooking cherries..please tell the local mynahs who tear them through the netting on my tree....
  By cherrygirl 53 days ago (171 responses)
Milk Kefir GrainsMilk Kefir Grains - Hi, where can I get milk Kefir grain around Sydney inner west please? Thanh...
  By Thanh 61 days ago (339 responses)
Black Sapote not growingBlack Sapote not growing - the flowers are doing exactly what they are supposed to do. many fruiting trees will shed excess flowers, ie mangos, mandarins etc. it is all about self pruning of sorts. imagine a mature fruit tree h...
  By randey 61 days ago (218 responses)
Pandanus amaryllifoliusPandanus amaryllifolius - I am so excited to stumble upon this forum. I've been looking for a pandan plant for months! And so have 2 of my cousins. Please, please have you any for sale? I work in the Western suburbs and can sa...
  By May L 63 days ago (654 responses)
pouteria lucumapouteria lucuma - Yes they are permitted by icon/bicon. They don't need a permit but need to be perfectly clean, in a bag labeled with the botanical name (pouteria lucuma) preferably with some medium such as vermiculit...
  By Troy 72 days ago (350 responses)
BabacoBabaco - I remember the early recipes for babaco being that the entire fruit should be used. I now find that when scraping away the inner slimy stuff, the pieces in the babaco /apple pie are more firmer and ...
  By denise1 74 days ago (392 responses)
Gac Fruit anyone?Gac Fruit anyone? - Male have a small cup on the bottom of the flower, females carry the small fruit in the bottom, look the pictures, they should tell the hole story ;-) When planting Gac fruit, you will want to plan...
  By PooMik 77 days ago (151 responses)
Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - Hi Markmelb & Wheels, Some pics of my Lamb Hass Pic3, Anthracnose, Pic2, & my over 40y o seed grown tree with heaps of small fruit. Pic 1. The fruit on the Lamb Hass are about 30mm dia. Very hard to...
  By Brendan 80 days ago (314 responses)
Cuttings/ seeds/ seedlings SwapCuttings/ seeds/ seedlings Swap - Does anyone have any rare Guava seeds or plants? I'd be happy to pay any costs. Examples would be ones like Indian Red, Malaysian Red, Ruby Supreme etc. ...
  By Peter91 81 days ago (743 responses)
maqui berrymaqui berry - I'm impressed, Chassis. I get tiny green fruit and then they drop off every year. Perhaps my lack of pollinator is the problem? Please keep us informed of the flavor as mine is slowly but surely or...
  By 34 89 days ago (194 responses)
Ants Nests in Pot PlantsAnts Nests in Pot Plants - Green ant problem is an easy solution. Tie an oil soaked rag (used cooking oil) around the bottom of the tree. Green ants will not walk across it, if the don't touch the ground they die. Renew the oil...
  By Gypsie 95 days ago (152 responses)
Seville OrangeSeville Orange - No probs Kerry, will keep you posted on their progress and they are definitely rough skinned, scroll up and see my post from 8th of July as I added a pic of the actual rough skinned orange I took the ...
  By Adrian 105 days ago (313 responses)
Curry Leaf Tree in MelbourneCurry Leaf Tree in Melbourne - Did you know you prune curry leaf back alot and will regrow before summer...
  By Markmelb 107 days ago (263 responses)
graviola tree or soursopgraviola tree or soursop - Russell, I'm sorry you have cancer, but this is a gardening forum - you are unlikely to find the information here. I'm sure there is lots of info online. ...
  By Julie 109 days ago (350 responses)
Betel LeafBetel Leaf - Hi Monifa, yes I've located 1 person down Sydney way that does grow this plant, but he wasn't able to supply any as he sells/supply most of his leaves to the Indian shops down Sydney. I have obtained ...
  By 19david70 110 days ago (259 responses)
CoffeeCoffee - Hi all! My coffee tree started fruiting 6 months ago and now some of the fruits are ripening and almost ready to pick! Does anyone know of any good websites that explicitly outline the harvesting a...
  By nicole 124 days ago (261 responses)
Veggie gardenVeggie garden - Great site, exactly what I have been looking for. I have an existing vegetable garden made of old railway sleepers, 2060 x 2720, 1 sleeper high. As age creeps up I am finding it more and more diff...
  By djk001 127 days ago (510 responses)
dragon fruitdragon fruit - finally the yellow DF ripened after an eternity. These are the best tasting fruit to come out of my garden so far....
  By Grant 160 days ago (430 responses)
custard applescustard apples - What variety of Atemoya is this? Please help! Wanting to make some scion grafts out of the tree. Thank you in advance....
  By NurseAllen 169 days ago (253 responses)
Pruning PassionfruitPruning Passionfruit - This may interest someone... I have a ned kelly passion fruit vine which I think was approximately 10years old that hadn't flowered for years, I decided to keep it for decorative purposes. But when we...
  By JN 174 days ago (500 responses)
bee hivesbee hives - I am looking forward to collecting a hive of native bees next week. Whilst I spent many years with honeybee hives in the backyard of my old home I have missed having the little creatures at this place...
  By Slicko 177 days ago (198 responses)
Guava tees in melbourneGuava tees in melbourne - The Brazilian Guava leaves also turned deep red in the cold Winter. However, on another unknown Guava variety next to it in the second picture, the leaves have remained green....
  By Linton 180 days ago (298 responses)
BlueberryBlueberry - Is the Blueberry Burst good in flavour? Better than the Misty & Sharpe. Planning to get my first blueberry plants. ...
  By Sheryl 182 days ago (519 responses)
Red bayberryRed bayberry - I'm not sure where they are coming from, but there are some seed grown ones popping up for sale in Melbourne now....
  By BenW 200 days ago (174 responses)
LYCHEE TREELYCHEE TREE - Hi all! Really interesting reading on this thread! I've learnt so much already! My new lychee has been in the ground just a few months and the leaves have started to turn yellow over a few weeks. It...
  By Julz_T 209 days ago (212 responses)
mandarin treemandarin tree - I have a imperial mandarin tree in my back yard it's about 3 year old now and going good!! I'm pretty sure the whole was 25cm wide and 35cm deep, they are supper yummy and get about 6 mandarines in o...
  By Ellie 226 days ago (259 responses)
Tropical fruit trees successfuly grown in MelbourneTropical fruit trees successfuly grown in Melbourne - gummiberries fruiting now! The Bolivian Fuchsias are loaded with gummiberry fruit at the moment. Ate a handful today which were rather pleasing with a lemony kiwi-like flavour and supposed to be e...
  By Linton 232 days ago (772 responses)
PassionfruitPassionfruit - The problem is the pH value of the water. It is either too high or too low....
  By RosalieAnne 234 days ago (622 responses)
duriun trees: have you seen anyduriun trees: have you seen any - We do not sell Durian seed, seedlings, trees, fruit....
  By JohnMc1 234 days ago (203 responses)
passionfruit problempassionfruit problem - the larger white bit with orange dots looks like an egg sack, the smaller one to the lower left looks like a wooly aphid. you should be able to open the eggsack with your fingers and see whats insi...
  By peter30001 249 days ago (131 responses)
GarlicGarlic - Hi there, thanks for a great forum! I wish I had of read prior to planting 200 cloves yesterday! I got ahold of some locally grown organic garlic here on the mid north coast. This morning I am looking...
  By Anna0207 288 days ago (304 responses)
Wolf BerriesWolf Berries - The grown fruit taste better than the dried health food stuff at least....
  By ivepeters 290 days ago (182 responses)
jujubesjujubes - Hey John, the first time I tasted a jujube was when I found a plant growing wild on a footpath outside a guy's place that grew hundreds of Australian native fruits. I think he planted it on the footp...
  By Fay 292 days ago (159 responses)
drumstick treedrumstick tree - Hi Mrs Turner, I live in the Central Coast area, would it be possible for me to get a cutting of your Moringo tree, please, willing to pay and pick it as I don't live that far from Belmont. My email ...
  By Mrs Wagner 324 days ago (197 responses)
Mesona chinensisMesona chinensis - Hi JohnMc1, I came across this post as I am in search of the Yanang plant, Can you please let me know where I can buy the plant or fresh leaf? Thank you ...
  By Linda D 329 days ago (133 responses)
PeppinoPeppino - I've just harvested some of these for the first time. I thought they were a very nice fruit, maybe a cross between a paw paw and rockmelon but not as sweet, yet still sweet enough to be enjoyable. ...
  By Waterfall 338 days ago (141 responses)
Fruit fly controlFruit fly control - Avocado does get FF Causes woodiness at sting site....
  By ygik 372 days ago (591 responses)
Pinkabelle Apple TreePinkabelle Apple Tree - no such variety as Cameo ...
  By joekoel 373 days ago (127 responses)
Paw PawPaw Paw - Are these flowers male, female or bisexual?...
  By Thithi 403 days ago (127 responses)
ackee treeackee tree - Ha gwan peeps, need breadfruit, and any provision, yellow yam, white yam, plantain, cassava. any help much appreciated. Much love Mango-jack...
  By mango-jack 469 days ago (127 responses)
Rare Fruit Swap/Sale in Melbourne South/East?Rare Fruit Swap/Sale in Melbourne South/East? - Thanks Jantina but I'm keeping my collection at two--the mexican, and the luther Burbanks, which he developed for fruit quality. I'll pass on the issai if that's ok, I procured some from Diggers (well...
  By sternus1 648 days ago (212 responses)
rasberry bushesrasberry bushes - understood and sent....
  By peter 1000 894 days ago (127 responses)

fruit tree picturesDon't forget to upload a picture of the fruit tree you are discussing.
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