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Help identifying a fruit treeHelp identifying a fruit tree - Pics...
  By Jadeclarekelly 4 hours ago (5 responses)
Krassuey sapodilla - I wrote email to forbidden fruit, still awaiting for their reply. Thanks...
  By Thithi 9 hours ago (2 responses)
fruit dropping off - Could've be something to do with hormone levels. My shahtoot dropped all its fruit for the first three years. This is not true of the dwarf black, which will produce and bear fruit pretty much immedi...
  By sternus1 12 hours ago (1 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 12 hours 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 14 hours ago (8 responses)
Kumquat dropping leavesKumquat dropping leaves - Yes, Marcus you have a small tree there and it's been subjected to a lot of treatment. I think that all it needs now is regular watering and a watchful eye as long as it gets enough sun. It is also ...
  By MaryT1 15 hours ago (3 responses)
pests on guavaspests on guavas - spray copper 2 time a year..that will fix it......
  By hash 15 hours ago (38 responses)
dwarf avocado treesdwarf avocado trees - Shephard is type B and semi-dwarf. Supermarket fruit often lackluster and watery as picked too early. Picked at right stage, flesh is very yellow, thick, and some eggyness in flavor. Yum!...
  By VF 22 hours ago (20 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 1 days ago (89 responses)
SpicesSpices - The province of Szechwan is quite mountainous and can be fairly cold. Think of a panda eating bamboo in the snow, some of them are in Szechwan! lol. Anyway, my readings on the net indicates it ...
  By Brain 1 days ago (86 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 1 days ago (1 responses)
Dwarf Avocado - I would go for Lamb Hass....
  By Tommoz 1 days ago (1 responses)
Looking for plant minding service - Yes, please bring back the best exotic pest and diseases you can smuggle through customs. Vietnam have a wide assortment to choose from by all reports....
  By Chris 1 days ago (14 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 1 days ago (18 responses)
stink bugsstink bugs - Pyrethrum works great but you do have to hit them with a squirt or two...
  By Tommo 1 days ago (82 responses)
pouteria lucumapouteria lucuma - Speaking of large seeds have you ever come across persea schiedeana?...
  By Troy 1 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 1 days ago (2 responses)
Lots A Lemon Tree - Sometimes the young leaves curl from having aphids on the underside of the leaves. ...
  By MaryT1 2 days ago (2 responses)
My dragonfruit fowers but doesn\'t set fruitMy dragonfruit fowers but doesn't set fruit - Hi Mariem. Google Mattslandscape and check out his selections. Plenty to choose from and will certainly ship you anything you need....
  By Anthony 2 days ago (9 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 2 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 2 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 2 days ago (31 responses)
Should I fertilise my flowering avocado tree? - I did fertilise all my avos with chicken manure. For my bacon I applied a bit less manure than other avos so that I hope I would get 2 or 3 fruit out from it. Today I checked, I have only 1 tiny fruit...
  By Thithi 2 days ago (4 responses)
Feijoas for cooler places - Seeking White Goose feijoa in Sydney....
  By Tommoz 2 days ago (11 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 2 days 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 2 days 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 2 days 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 2 days ago (67 responses)
Milk Kefir GrainsMilk Kefir Grains - Well done, Anabel. ...
  By MaryT1 2 days ago (127 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 3 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 4 days ago (2 responses)
Cape GooseberryCape Gooseberry - Nellie Kelly little lantern cape gooseberry is 4.95 at bunnings ...
  By Tracee 4 days ago (119 responses)
dwarf avocado trees - Try clicking on 'Shop', top left, then search for avocados :-) This is a forum to exchange ideas etc....
  By Brendan 4 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 5 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 5 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 5 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 5 days ago (0 responses)
Tropical Shade Tolerant Fruit Trees - cabeluda ...
  By trikuslaptop1 5 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 5 days ago (1 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 6 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 6 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 7 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 8 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 8 days ago (2 responses)
Mulberry Trees - Sorry. Forgot I posted similar article a couple of years back....
  By Jan 8 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 8 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 8 days ago (45 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 8 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 8 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 8 days ago (0 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 87 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 69 days ago (0 responses)
Ugli fruit tree - Any ideas where to buy an Ugli Fruit tree in Queensland? Thanks....
  By Mezzie 66 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 51 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 44 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 42 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 41 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 39 days ago (0 responses)
dwarf fig brown - Can I grow Dwarf Fig Brown in Goulburn (winter temp often drops to -9 degrees?...
  By marbo 38 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 37 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 27 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado die backAvocado die back - LOL - not enough information - looks normal to me :)...
  By Markmelb 20 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 15 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 13 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 10 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 8 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 7 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 5 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 2 days ago (0 responses)

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  By sternus1 62 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Juie 1 27 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Jason 83 days ago (127 responses)
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  By nicole 227 days ago (127 responses)
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  By nicg 161 days ago (127 responses)
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  By laurabell 19 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Frances 69 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Miranda 339 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Kam 85 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Mike 671 days ago (127 responses)
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  By A,C 165 days ago (127 responses)
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  By peter 1000 418 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Rampe 26 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Kerry 178 days ago (127 responses)
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  By allybanana 29 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Trev 425 days ago (127 responses)
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  By JohnMc1 69 days ago (127 responses)
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  By JohnMc1 105 days ago (127 responses)
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  By MJ 905 days ago (127 responses)
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  By Julie W 39 days ago (127 responses)
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  By TMary 33 days ago (127 responses)
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  By sternus1 160 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 323 days ago (127 responses)
Oca, NZ yams, OkaOca, NZ yams, Oka - Came across these on ebay. 'bought 20 bucks delivered. [Link]...
  By starling 434 days ago (127 responses)

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