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Poinciana trees - Hi Hugdi, Poinciana's are a great, beautiful plant - as a shrub rather than a tree (in my opinion). Poinciana sap is NOT poisonous, this is an urban myth. It will slightly irritate the skin if conta...
  By Pademelon1 15 hours ago (1 responses)
AQISAQIS - Just took a look and Mangifera indica is on the June 2016 list as ok to import but Persea Americana isnt but not concerned about that one....
  By Markmelb 17 hours ago (33 responses)
Gem Avocado Daughter of GwenGem Avocado Daughter of Gwen - Have now got a couple of the Gem Avocados from the fruit shop. The flesh is a deep golden yellow colour and the flavour is excellent. Now I need to know, when I put the seed in a glass of water wit...
  By Linton 19 hours ago (2 responses)
Is my White Sapote Slowly Dying?Is my White Sapote Slowly Dying? - FB - Pic 4 is failed flowers. Im still learning about these plants after 5 years but dont worry, once it warms up they will put out lots of growth & yes avoid feeding till its warmer. They do perfor...
  By Markmelb 22 hours ago (2 responses)
Soursop tree - My soursop tree is about 5 years old, quite big, flowers profusely however so far, not a single fruit has set. Any ideas? Thanks so much...
  By Helena 22 hours ago (0 responses)
Macadamia h2 - no nuts - What I was hinting at was to get an A16 Cutting tree - plant near other - and by the time that comes into flower your seedling may also in 3 years and cross pollinating will give you lots more nuts - ...
  By Markmelb 22 hours ago (3 responses)
Pinto peanuts under citrus? - The pinto can be very vigourous and overpowering. Perhaps you could use a miler alternative that wont compete too badly. Maybe calendula and other flowers etc. The amount of water they would suck up i...
  By denise1 24 hours ago (6 responses)
BlushwoodBlushwood - Has anyone find any good product made from these berries that can be purchased? It is for a girl with an ovarian cancer.Please advice!...
  By mina0927 1 days ago (24 responses)
Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - Mark thanks mate. I am very close to Taylors Lakes mate. The fertilisers I use are just a general fertiliser used for citrus trees and at the same time I give them a few cups of gypsum and a cup o...
  By Wheels1974 1 days ago (329 responses)
Etrogs in BrisbaneEtrogs in Brisbane - I have a three or four year old Etrog seedling which you are welcome to - I should have planted it a while back and it's pretty pot bound, but if you can give it a good home I'd be happy to give it aw...
  By phil@tyalgum 1 days ago (5 responses)
Mexicola AvocadoMexicola Avocado - I visited the Mexicola tree today, I have been away overseas travelling for a couple of months and so I have not been to see it for a while. The block has been sold and construction has started on a ...
  By Anne 1 days ago (26 responses)
Japanese citrus yuzuJapanese citrus yuzu - They are not in season for pics with fruit, My two Yuzu trees finished up fruiting early to mid winter. They don't stay on the tree like some lemons do. Very susceptible to fruit fly attack. Once fl...
  By MNash1 1 days ago (117 responses)
Dwarf Avocado not fruitingDwarf Avocado not fruiting - I only have the standard wurtz which is about 8 or 9 metres and it doesn't set many fruit in spite of being next to a B....
  By Mike Tr 2 days ago (1 responses)
tropical low chill peaches - Florda Prince doesn't actually need 100 chill hours and fruits in places with 0 hours. Tropic Snow is another low chill good type. Coastal areas north of 20 latitude make even these types struggle....
  By Mike Tr 2 days ago (9 responses)
Daley's propagation fertiliser? - I don't know. But I do know you need a balanced NPK fertiliser for good growth. Whether it be organic or inorganic. I grow on my fruit trees in sacks before planting so I can repair their root syste...
  By Rev 2 days ago (1 responses)
Ulluco harvest (Ullucus tuberosusUlluco harvest (Ullucus tuberosus - They taste much like potatoes Mark, except with a different texture. Oca tastes earthier. Some people think they taste like beetroot, and that's what I was expecting, but none of us could taste even a...
  By Fay 2 days ago (3 responses)
Onion WeedOnion Weed - We have eradicated it from our garden.It took a few years of digging out bulbs on occasion,and cutting off the growth. the main thing was making sure no flowers go to seed. After a few years there are...
  By denise1 2 days ago (104 responses)
Rollinia speciesRollinia species - Hi, does anyone have a Rollinia delicious near the NSW Mid-North Coast? I'm looking to use the branches....
  By Xavante 2 days ago (28 responses)
Olive tree dropping leaves - I have a recently planted Arequina Olive that has started dropping leaves rapidly. I have another olive close by that has no problems. Is this a problem because of all he rain?...
  By Beryl Hubl 3 days ago (0 responses)
Whats this tree pleaseWhats this tree please - I think it is a tree gardenia called Atractocarpus fitzalani. I ate one once and it was similar to black sapote inside. Even though it was picked with green skin it did ripen in about a week. Maybe it...
  By denise1 3 days ago (1 responses)
What's that?What's that? - Thanks!! I thougth the cutting would start growing upward instead of new stems!! ...
  By Aaabotelho 3 days ago (2 responses)
top bar bee hive adelaide - These are not in your local area Ben, but have a look at https://brisbanebackyardbees.wordpress.com/ and [Link] Both top bar trainers here in Brisbane. Their sites may ...
  By Lissa 3 days ago (1 responses)
Feijoa leaves turning yellow and brown - Feijoa leaves turning yellow and brown- I have two feijoas in pots outside. They are about 1.5 years old and some of their leaves have started to turn yellow and then brown at the tips, in an almost t...
  By Rebecca Simon 3 days ago (0 responses)
Sloe berriesSloe berries - Want 1kg of sloe berries when ready. Will pay - live in WA 0403168841...
  By Giuseppe 4 days ago (74 responses)
avocado leaves going brownavocado leaves going brown - Medrex - Its only a baby seedling i take it - It should get lots of shade - or just filtered sun like in a rainforest - how would you feel as a baby on blazing hot Bondi Beach? Its really not too ba...
  By Markmelb 4 days ago (70 responses)
Canarina canariensisCanarina canariensis - Canarina canariensis having fruits now! The plants are loaded with these strange fruits so it looks like I'll get to try some this season. Not sure how to tell when they are ripe but guess that the...
  By Linton 4 days ago (7 responses)
Mango sudden death! - You can grow mango in greenhouse which has still air, but you just dont water the foliage and again avoid merging with other growth. You can keep the door or window open for air circulation. Start w...
  By denise1 5 days ago (15 responses)
Should i be worried about replant disease? - Replant disease is a commonly accepted condition. My family have an organic apple orchard, we replace dead apple trees with cherries, pears or quince to avoid apple replant problems. ...
  By allybanana 5 days ago (1 responses)
Mango Tree In Adelaide - Hi Peter91. Thanks for your reply. I end up getting dwarf Irwin couple of days ago. I decided to plant it in the ground in a corner of my fence and the garage wall (full sun)and I will cover it with ...
  By Nima 5 days ago (13 responses)
Disease on Blue Lilly Pilly - I used Confidor tablets with great success two years ago, but needed to apply it twelve months later. I intend to use it yearly to ensure they don't return. (three different varieties of Szygium which...
  By Glen 69 6 days ago (18 responses)
Eugenia candolleana after 18 monthsEugenia candolleana after 18 months - My candolleana's are 30 months old now, they all bloom all the time but never set fruit. Maybe it's too warm at my location. They 'll loose the prime spot soon. How about yours Mike? Any fruit y...
  By Bangkok 6 days ago (3 responses)
Meyer Lemon Trees dying? Help!Meyer Lemon Trees dying? Help! - During Winter i dont water my potted Citrus at all and give them a haircut when you think unlikely to get another frost in 3 or 4 weeks - give them a feed of slow release citrus food & a bit of Dyn Li...
  By Markmelb 6 days ago (2 responses)
stone fruit - Hi, Looking for stone fruit for the tropics. Where can I get some low chill stock....
  By Robert Darr 6 days ago (0 responses)
Planting Fruit Trees - Thanks for your feedback. I did consider the fruit flies but as I may only plant 15 trees I was thinking of a plant nursery or maybe Jims Gardening to pay a visit once a month to maintain in. In 6mot...
  By Zabin 6 days ago (4 responses)
Best Feijoas for pots in Melbourne - Tommoz, my unique produced tons of fruit, at 1.6m, without any help from me, was shocked by the number. ...
  By ivepeters 7 days ago (2 responses)
Citrus tree dyingCitrus tree dying - For the last 10 months my Lemon tree has been slowly dying. It started off during the last summer. The leaves on a third of the tree started to turn yellow and curl in. Then over the next months more...
  By Elise 7 days ago (0 responses)
Pulasan TreesPulasan Trees - I'd wager there's only a handful of decent trees around in the top end, no chance of growing them anywhere else. Ultra tropical....
  By Starling1 7 days ago (19 responses)
anyone using this fabric to prevent weeds grow? - Hello Everyone May i know does anyone using such woven fabric call weedmat farbic ?Its can prevent weeds grow,biodegradable so total green for the environment. We are factory supply so if any i...
  By Wendy-agri 7 days ago (0 responses)
help meeeeee - A lilly pilly's root system will be at least as wide as the tree is tall. They seek water vigorously. For a lilly pilly to be over 6 metres tall, and your house only 5 metres away, I would have great ...
  By brad16 8 days ago (2 responses)
who grows eleagnus/Russian Olive for fruit? - Hi Ian, you can contact me at blastworshipper (at) gmail.com. I'll have a look at the suckers today and see if I can get some for you....
  By Joel15 8 days ago (6 responses)
Earliest Fruit Cherry Bloomer? - The Trixies are self fertile - both Black and White Cherry. Try and find some Black to graft a new branch onto your white - I did that for a friends White cherry. My Stella is flowering here before ...
  By Markmelb 8 days ago (1 responses)
Siraitia grosvenorii (luo han guo or monk fruit)Siraitia grosvenorii (luo han guo or monk fruit) - They are preserved Plums BK - looks like those are the sweet ones but if you can find the sour ones with a powder on them they are like sour straps and make you pucker. Preserved Hawthorn berrys are s...
  By Markmelb 8 days ago (4 responses)
wurtz dwarf avocadowurtz dwarf avocado - Cheers mark will do...
  By ben from adelaide 8 days ago (4 responses)
St. Dominique de Violette - Hi. I am new to this forum, and I am a keen fig enthusiast. Despite living on a small block in a regional Ne Victorian town, I have managed to collect quite a few, most of which I grow in pots. I am...
  By S-aurora 9 days ago (26 responses)
BEST FERTILISER?BEST FERTILISER? - Hie. To increase yield of fruit you need a fertilizer high in potash. i use organic fertilizers so i can't speak on behalf of chemical ones. For getting the plant established you can get yates ...
  By Figbarron 10 days ago (1 responses)
When to Feed and Prune a Mango TreeWhen to Feed and Prune a Mango Tree - I have a Mango tree in my yard on the Central Coast NSW it was there when I bought the house 7 years ago I keep it down to 4 meter high I cut the top center out every other year it bears good fruit if...
  By Margaret 10 days ago (61 responses)
Quandong - Thanks Kim....
  By Marg. 10 days ago (8 responses)
Problems with White Sapotes *Pics included*Problems with White Sapotes *Pics included* - The big sapote trees in a row are in order - oretaga, vista, reinecke commercial, 2 pikes and 2 vernons. I have various other sapotes like lemon gold, wilson etc around but they aren't as big. And j...
  By J 10 days ago (512 responses)
white seedless longanwhite seedless longan - Thank you Alvin, 2 weeks ago (on Chatuchak plantmarket) i saw a white longantree for sale (1.5 meter tall) with many white longans on it. The red longan i still have never seen in real, only on int...
  By Bangkok 10 days ago (11 responses)
growing vanilla-orchids in fruittree's - Cheers Pademelon, in that case i will grow some more vanilla's, it grows slow though. I'm surprised they can grow here at all since my climate is not that wet/humid during half of the year....
  By Bangkok 10 days ago (2 responses)
TamarillosTamarillos - Just wait for warmer weather . I can see stem is still green , so all you need is patience ....
  By Trikus 10 days ago (1 responses)
Mamey Sapote - Give Shamus O`Leary Tropical Fruit Nursery in Pheonix AZ a call :)...
  By Markmelb 10 days ago (1 responses)
Low chill kiwifruit maleLow chill kiwifruit male - We'll see in a couple of years i guess Ally Hopefully the male will have a long flowering period and you'll get a crop after all :)...
  By BenW 10 days ago (7 responses)
asimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard appleasimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard apple - Did you know that it is spelled instead as Asimina triloba, not tribola?...
  By health101orgarticles1 12 days ago (237 responses)
What is problem on my blueberry ashWhat is problem on my blueberry ash - That is just how this plant looks, it is not a disease so nothing to worry about!...
  By Joel15 12 days ago (1 responses)

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mulberry tree - Hi my black mulberry trees fruit is dry & dead before ripening also clumps of leaves are dying all over the tree as well, what can I do?...
  By Cosi 30 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado variety ripening in Sth Victoria - Hi all Ive got various avo's on my various avo trees and I was wondering when the best time to harvest them is, esepcially in southern victoria/Melbourne. I cant seem to find any solid info on the r...
  By J 22 days ago (0 responses)
loquat nagasakiwase, where to buy in USA - Hello all; Where can I purchase a nagasakiwase loquat in the USA, I can not find that variety anywhere, or would any of you guys be willing to mail me some scion wood for a fee?...
  By Kodawhaya 17 days ago (0 responses)
Pomegranate Cypress Hill - Hi, I recently purchased a pomegranate variety 'Cypress Hill' from a local nursery. I haven't been able to find any info on this variety on the net and am wondering if anyone is able to shed some ligh...
  By stanlee 16 days ago (0 responses)
is this garcinia dulcis? - [Link] Look at the pic's, can garcinia dulcis aka maphuut have a red color?...
  By Bangkok 16 days ago (0 responses)
Nam Doc Mai vs Irwin for cooler climates - Hie all i am in the south eastern suburbs in Melbourne and i have a 21 month old Kensington Pride seedling growing in a pot at the moment (about to flush new growth) and i would like another tree to ...
  By Figbarron 12 days ago (0 responses)
WHITE SAPOTE/CASIMIROA MAXIMUM YIELD IN KG/LBS? - How many fruit and kg/lbs have you achieved in one season with your baby brother White Sapote/Casimiroa? Me: 'Pike'; 2015 Dec 16 to May 12 2016; 855 fruit x estimated/est. average of 180 grams = es...
  By health101orgarticles1 12 days ago (0 responses)
anyone using this fabric to prevent weeds grow? - Hello Everyone May i know does anyone using such woven fabric call weedmat farbic ?Its can prevent weeds grow,biodegradable so total green for the environment. We are factory supply so if any i...
  By Wendy-agri 7 days ago (0 responses)
Citrus tree dyingCitrus tree dying - For the last 10 months my Lemon tree has been slowly dying. It started off during the last summer. The leaves on a third of the tree started to turn yellow and curl in. Then over the next months more...
  By Elise 7 days ago (0 responses)
stone fruit - Hi, Looking for stone fruit for the tropics. Where can I get some low chill stock....
  By Robert Darr 6 days ago (0 responses)
Feijoa leaves turning yellow and brown - Feijoa leaves turning yellow and brown- I have two feijoas in pots outside. They are about 1.5 years old and some of their leaves have started to turn yellow and then brown at the tips, in an almost t...
  By Rebecca Simon 3 days ago (0 responses)
Olive tree dropping leaves - I have a recently planted Arequina Olive that has started dropping leaves rapidly. I have another olive close by that has no problems. Is this a problem because of all he rain?...
  By Beryl Hubl 3 days ago (0 responses)
Soursop tree - My soursop tree is about 5 years old, quite big, flowers profusely however so far, not a single fruit has set. Any ideas? Thanks so much...
  By Helena 22 hours ago (0 responses)

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Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - Mark thanks mate. I am very close to Taylors Lakes mate. The fertilisers I use are just a general fertiliser used for citrus trees and at the same time I give them a few cups of gypsum and a cup o...
  By Wheels1974 1 days ago (329 responses)
Problems with White Sapotes *Pics included*Problems with White Sapotes *Pics included* - The big sapote trees in a row are in order - oretaga, vista, reinecke commercial, 2 pikes and 2 vernons. I have various other sapotes like lemon gold, wilson etc around but they aren't as big. And j...
  By J 10 days ago (512 responses)
asimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard appleasimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard apple - Did you know that it is spelled instead as Asimina triloba, not tribola?...
  By health101orgarticles1 12 days ago (237 responses)
Mango Tree DiseaseMango Tree Disease - Bangkok, thank you for useful tips about neem oil and seaweed extract, I will buy it and try. No, not spider mites, there is only like a very small white dust. Markmelb, yes I live in Moscow, here ...
  By JeanP 13 days ago (413 responses)
Wolf BerriesWolf Berries - It seems highly likely to me that Goji WILL become an environmental weed in future, given the large number of people all over Australia who are now growing it. All it will take is one irresponsible pe...
  By IanM 20 days ago (184 responses)
Seville OrangeSeville Orange - Julie, It was a little tongue in cheek..... and my apologies if I have stirred up a hornets nest. In print I will refer to 'it' in the future (my mind will always defer to 'she':))....
  By Foxhat1 20 days ago (341 responses)
pouteria lucumapouteria lucuma - I planted a clifford variety right next to a big gum in the backyard 5 years ago. the clifford is 8 foot tall now and slowly enveloping the gum. it set fruit heavily two years ago and I just recently ...
  By J 22 days ago (380 responses)
Betel LeafBetel Leaf - Hi Guyz, If you have information of farm here in the Philippines about BETEL LEAF / IKMO / BUYO / NGANGA. Please inform me you can reach me at jestoniemalonzo18@gmail.com / 7440935 / 09396087201...
  By Jhez 23 days ago (260 responses)
graviola tree or soursopgraviola tree or soursop - Theres quite a few around Townsville. They grow very well in the moderately dry tropics. They will lose all their leaves and go dormant in the dry season. Its the second most drought hardy species of...
  By Rev 24 days ago (354 responses)
passionfruit problempassionfruit problem - Bev,when you reply to an old post, check the date. Brad hasn't posted here for years - that post is from 2010!...
  By Julie 33 days ago (136 responses)
Tropical Fruit Trees Successfuly Grown in Sydney/Wollongong/NewcastleTropical Fruit Trees Successfuly Grown in Sydney/Wollongong/Newcastle - I've just planted (in a pot on a deck) a small dragon fruit bought from a man at Cabramatta who grows dozens ij large tubs. Will report on its progress. ...
  By Phil10 36 days ago (149 responses)
Guava tees in melbourneGuava tees in melbourne - Put a tape round the trunk n apply some bearing grease so the caterpillars don't climb ...
  By Benji 44 days ago (301 responses)
Gac Fruit anyone?Gac Fruit anyone? - You probably have a male gac vine. You need to grow a female vine and pollinate the flowers. This video has instruction https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b-_8x5LdGqQ ...
  By Stella Phan 49 days ago (155 responses)
Chiku / SapodillaChiku / Sapodilla - want sapodilla fruit in few years and bear fruit we have to graft the tree. first of all we have to have a very good mother tree than we can get the seed for propogate ,get young tree graft whit mo...
  By huan 54 days ago (221 responses)
gardening in Perth sandsgardening in Perth sands - Hmmm… agree totally that the way to go is to select native plants to reduce water use - but some of your facts are not correct, Perth Gardening? I have used kaolin clay products for many years in my g...
  By Joy Ross 57 days ago (311 responses)
duriun trees: have you seen anyduriun trees: have you seen any - Belinda Chen said that Appearance-wise, they may be a little difficult to tell apart if you're not familiar with either. However, durian has a much more thorny appearance than the jackfruit and looks ...
  By Journey1491 87 days ago (204 responses)
Fig ( blue provenceFig ( blue provence - I am after rare and hard to find fig tree verieties, happy to pay, cost is not an issue. If someone has any available please let me know...
  By Me&u 97 days ago (133 responses)
Veggie gardenVeggie garden - People I visited some time ago made their whole veggie garden of slabs on edge. I can't remember how they were held together - maybe with wire? They were dug part way into the ground and were a good d...
  By Julie 101 days ago (513 responses)
Paw PawPaw Paw - the easiest way I find is , the female flower is right in close to the stem and the male flowers are bourne on a longer stem that hangs down with a number of flowers atatched...
  By ningnong 102 days ago (219 responses)
bee hivesbee hives - Fulham gardens. Thanks anyway mate. Il check the gummy add...
  By ben from adelaide 122 days ago (202 responses)
GarlicGarlic - Hi ningnong (love the name!) Yep, the brother's and my garlic crop was terrible last year! Like you, most cloves/bulbs were very small, hope we have a better crop this year! Too wet to plant here yet,...
  By Brendan 190 days ago (306 responses)
Pandanus amaryllifoliusPandanus amaryllifolius - Oxley Nursery had a few big ones quite cheap a few weeks ago. they were about $20 IIRC and had multiple offshoots, so you could get lots of plants out of them....
  By Theposterformerlyknownas 190 days ago (656 responses)
Fruit fly controlFruit fly control - I caught 1000's of fruit fly in Cera traps, but still lost all my Valencia oranges. Navels nearby weren't affected, but they ripen a bit earlier....
  By Julie 199 days ago (595 responses)
Pruning PassionfruitPruning Passionfruit - Have you ever seen a passionfruit vine almost 3 inches in diameter - this one is mammoth and growing in the local park. Will see if it is sweet now....
  By bernie6 207 days ago (501 responses)
BananaBanana - Thanks Lissa, Will do. :) ...
  By Gordo 210 days ago (439 responses)
PassionfruitPassionfruit - Troubleshooting - From the Nellie Kelly website: My vine has lots of foliage and flowers, but doesn’t fruit. 1. Too much fertiliser Over fertilising your passionfruit vine will result in plenty o...
  By Boobialla 219 days ago (623 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 238 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 240 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 244 days ago (287 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 282 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 290 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 290 days ago (218 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 303 days ago (392 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 310 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 34 318 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 324 days ago (152 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 336 days ago (263 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 353 days ago (261 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 389 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 398 days ago (253 responses)
BlueberryBlueberry - Is the Blueberry Burst good in flavour? Better than the Misty & Sharpe. Planning to get my first blueberry plants. ...
  By Sheryl 411 days ago (519 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 438 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 455 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 461 days ago (772 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 521 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 553 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 558 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 567 days ago (141 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 877 days ago (212 responses)

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