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Apricot TreeApricot Tree - It appears that there was damage was done some time ago under the bark and then the dead surface flaked away as either side has old callus tissue now healed. Maybe an old fungal or bacterial infection...
  By allybanana 12 hours ago (1 responses)
polyembryonic mango seedspolyembryonic mango seeds - I read a research paper, cannot remember the reference, but I recall when they did genetic testing on all the seedlings from lots of poly-embryonic mango seeds. The cross fertilied seedling was not co...
  By allybanana 13 hours ago (4 responses)
whipper snipper ring barkwhipper snipper ring bark - Hi my son has accidentally ring barked my custard apple tree with the whipper snipper. Can I save the tree? thanks Alice...
  By Flanno 14 hours ago (0 responses)
Cherry manillaCherry manilla - Unless someone else recognises it, I would be investigating species in either Psidium or Eugenia. Good luck....
  By brad16 20 hours ago (2 responses)
Noni & Pink GuavaNoni & Pink Guava - Hello All! I have some Noni (Morinda Citrifolia) & Psidium – Pink Apple Guava seeds I would like to germinate and was wondering if any of you had any knowledge or experience in growing these from s...
  By Farouk 22 hours ago (0 responses)
PedalaiPedalai - It didn't fruit at all, that takes more time i guess. Also 2.5 metre isn't much i guess, this tree grows fast and will become huge in full soil. I have never tasted or seen one myself, hope to f...
  By Bangkok 22 hours ago (10 responses)
Pineapple, Banana and Papaya Biology Documents - I'm addicted to the mini dwarf pineapples called Pulau. They are the size of a tennisball/baseball. Those are the best of all imo but not cheap. ...
  By Bangkok 22 hours ago (1 responses)
Panama Berry Dead - Mine started to recover its leaf growth after winter, then turned sick and died, all within about 2 months. Probably root rot. It had previously been incredibly vigorous and the fruit were nice. Quit...
  By davewastech 23 hours ago (3 responses)
Avocado Fruit - Hi Ravin1. i have a Avacado tree and i live in brisbane also. the tree is the size of a 2 storey house. it has produced fruit every year i have lived in the house. my tree is also dropping its fruit e...
  By ell 24 hours ago (1 responses)
Panama Berry TreePanama Berry Tree - Hi. i just bought a Panama berry in the past 2 weeks. and know nothing about how to care for it. i have it in a rather large pot that doesnt drain very well. its on the west side of the house that g...
  By ell 1 days ago (30 responses)
No ApricotsNo Apricots - Signs of inadequate chill are few flowers or uneven bud break. You say you have adequate flowering. This seems to indicate adequate chill. Anyway , a noted climatologist , D. Trump , has reassured u...
  By Sawyer 2 days ago (3 responses)
Trees flower however no fruit setTrees flower however no fruit set - Hi Harvest, It would be a shame to remove those trees after waiting 4 years. If they are seedlings, try to be patient. Fruit trees grown from seed take a while to produce fruit and the trees you li...
  By brad16 2 days ago (1 responses)
I think my passion fruit vine is dead?!I think my passion fruit vine is dead?! - So I got this vine for my birthday September 2015 and it was doing pretty well up until the last 4 months or so and its died really rapidly! The only thing i started doing different was fertilizing an...
  By Courtney 2 days ago (0 responses)
Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - Here is a handy Avo calendar that I use as a reference: [Link] (bearing in mind QLD and VIC may be a bit different so I look at the timing against the leaf g...
  By Grubs1 2 days ago (370 responses)
Paw Paw- Flower Buds Being Eaten - My Red Paw Paw is growing brilliantly, and has started flowing quite profusely. But almost as soon as flowers appear, something seams to have bitten them off. What's going on, and what's the treatment...
  By ColinH 2 days ago (0 responses)
pouteria lucumapouteria lucuma - Chanar has not fruited on plants 20 years old in the warm far north of NZ. I think it has flowered. ...
  By denise1 2 days ago (394 responses)
canistelcanistel - Are these flowers? Mark was over the other day and spotted these bulb things on my Emma which is growing in a pot. Looks like they are flowers forming so hope they will make fruit. I read other ...
  By Linton 2 days ago (4 responses)
maqui berrymaqui berry - There are no male flowers in the vicinity so it's definitely not pollinating, I just wasn't sure if this was important for fruit set....
  By Rob19 2 days ago (198 responses)
Macadamia nuts - Annie57 yes they are one of those native plants that don't like excessive phosphorus, so it might be a bit much in the chook yard depending on chook density. A bit of composted poultry manure seems OK...
  By Diana 3 days ago (12 responses)
About the mamoncillo (spanish lime)About the mamoncillo (spanish lime) - You will be struggling to grow them in Melbourne. They will be genetically identical so lopping one off to help the other would be ok. Seperate sexes mean growing more than one is the best option.I ha...
  By Mike Tr 3 days ago (3 responses)
Mango trees - Hi there I want to plant two mango trees in my front yard. I am looking for trees that are low maintenance and don't grow too huge. Do people have opinions on what the best type for the Northern Riv...
  By Sjordi 3 days ago (0 responses)
Stinking Toes FruitStinking Toes Fruit - It is a huge tree in the wild but can produce fruit when still small, perhaps when it is only 2 metres high. I don't know how long it will take to reach that size and it will also depend on the condit...
  By Linton 4 days ago (3 responses)
Fruit trees in Perth WAFruit trees in Perth WA - Hello mates, I am new in Perth and love gardening too.I need some advice from you guys because not have enough idea about soils n climate in Perth. 1. How to make soil for custard apple tree and lyche...
  By Amzad 5 days ago (160 responses)
Worm farmsWorm farms - In my worm farm there is usually always alot of worms in the lower trays unless the top tray is almost completely full of compost. It doesnt really worry me though. When i want to fertilize something ...
  By Steven 5 days ago (90 responses)
Pleach treePleach tree - Anyone know if it's possible to mail fruit seeds internationally? I'd love to reimburse someone for mailing a pleach pit to the USA so I can try growing one of these at home!...
  By DMcB 5 days ago (80 responses)
Avocado in distress Help ! - My tree is 3 yrs old , fed as required and was on a watering system with recycled water . The tree as flourishing , full of green leaves and finally flowers and 4 baby fruit . Three weeks ago we notic...
  By Petmaro 5 days ago (0 responses)
Mulberry TreeMulberry Tree - hi gidge, are the leaves the same as ammandas post on 19th dec?...
  By peter30001 6 days ago (23 responses)
gardening in Perth sandsgardening in Perth sands - Anyone tried the Baby Bales? New to the market and perfect for mulching small gardens, strips, planters and pots. Easy to stack and store - little mess, 100% recyclable. Lucern hay, Pea, Wheat and B...
  By Baby Bales 6 days ago (312 responses)
Gac Fruit anyone?Gac Fruit anyone? - I have a few healthy females flowering at the moment, but no males to do the business. Anyone got male flowers, and if, so can I buy some pollen, please.... Happy to pay whatever you reckon is ...
  By FairDinkumSeeds 6 days ago (164 responses)
Citrus Leaf CurlCitrus Leaf Curl - your leaves are glossy green and uniform in colour, so definitely the opposite of any deficiencies. I dare say you've done quite well with them. Good on you. The recent heat wave is probably co...
  By Brain 7 days ago (3 responses)
is true comfrey safe to plant near forest......is true comfrey safe to plant near forest...... - Here is a pic of the lawn border taken today and planted in 2013....
  By SueBee 7 days ago (7 responses)
germinating seedsgerminating seeds - Yes, have grown plants from the seeds. They do take lot of time in germinating....
  By Vinod 7 days ago (12 responses)
Soil for vege garden - Soil that drains well and has plenty of organic matter will be sufficient. You can improve sandy soil with a bag of compost/manure/dynamic lifter. With clay soils you may need to apply gypsum to break...
  By Figbarron 8 days ago (1 responses)
Nutgrass - Cheers Mick' great help. Clancy :o) ...
  By Clancy 8 days ago (5 responses)
Low Chill Apples TreesLow Chill Apples Trees - I thought that I would give a bit of an update on my Granny Smith and Royal Gala. The Gala is presently flowering and setting fruit (a couple of dozen). It seems to be pretty late to me but appare...
  By Slicko 8 days ago (7 responses)
Strongylodon macrobotrys - discoloured leavesStrongylodon macrobotrys - discoloured leaves - The vine is doing much better now. I found applying magnesium to the leaves (foliar spray of Epsom salts) improved the colour of the leaves....
  By Phil 8 days ago (7 responses)
Christmas giveaway - Hope you removed the spaces & dot = ....
  By ivepeters 9 days ago (8 responses)
Fresh Finger-Lime seeds & fruits for sale or swapFresh Finger-Lime seeds & fruits for sale or swap - Hi Guys, Fresh Organic Finger Lime seeds and trees are available online at Forever Seeds Worldwide Mail Order www.forever-seeds.com email: info@forever-seeds.com...
  By Fruit Lover 10 days ago (28 responses)
Macadamia & wollemi seeds - Hi, I would like to buy some macadamia seeds and wollemi pine seeds. Have you get them available? For macadamia, variety isn't important, we just need around 100 seeds for general gardening, s...
  By William wang 10 days ago (0 responses)
what is this vine?what is this vine? - It is a bitter melon and that variety is a small fruiting one.I believe the balsam pear is either the same species or a close relative....
  By Mike Tr 10 days ago (4 responses)
Tropical fruit trees successfuly grown in MelbourneTropical fruit trees successfuly grown in Melbourne - Fuchsia Berries: Now I have got some berries on my Fuchsia procumbens plant which is about 6 months old and is still in a rather small 12cm pot. I have yet to try them but the flavour of F. procumb...
  By Linton 11 days ago (773 responses)
Ceylon Hill Gooseberry pollination - Thanks ivepeters. I just cleared out some tomatoes from around it:)...
  By davewastech 11 days ago (4 responses)
Lemon Myrtle trees. - I would like to know if it is possible to grow a Lemon Myrtle tree in melbourne....
  By Chim 11 days ago (0 responses)
Tropical Fruit Trees Successfuly Grown in Sydney/Wollongong/NewcastleTropical Fruit Trees Successfuly Grown in Sydney/Wollongong/Newcastle - Thanks, I've been using Daley's bonsai bags...
  By Chad 11 days ago (153 responses)
CoffeeCoffee - You should get it out into some morning sun or you wont get fruit - coffee fruits on 2nd year wood and as plant gets bigger & matures will naturally lose bottom leaves so dont worry - will get to 2mt ...
  By Markmelb 11 days ago (270 responses)
Southern Red Papya - I have bought one from Daleys Fruit. Infact I was sent 4 seedlings they are all ripping along but my question is can you cut the top out to keep them at a manageable height for picking fruit? ...
  By Janellen 11 days ago (0 responses)
Dwarf AmbarellaDwarf Ambarella - Yes, That's the one I also known as dwarf. It is less sweeter than a big tree ambarella variety but 15-25 ambarellas in each bunch. I have eaten only two varieties so far. We can buy this fruit in Mel...
  By Ajantha 11 days ago (3 responses)
Identify this bugIdentify this bug - I'm pretty sure they are elephant weevils. Do a Google image search to compare. They can be pretty destructive....
  By Julie 12 days ago (9 responses)
Desert Lime: Grows well In SubtropicsDesert Lime: Grows well In Subtropics - Desert Lime fruiting in pot! Been growing this Citrus glauca plant in a pot for a few years and every year it flowered profusely but never set fruit. Finally it's made some fruit which are like sma...
  By Linton 12 days ago (3 responses)
Soanum capsicoides (Devils apple)Soanum capsicoides (Devils apple) - Thank you so much Harry. It's great to know that they are readily available. I have also made great contacts thr;ough this site. Thanks to all. I will jpost photos once we get set up and running. Ch...
  By Corry Garam 12 days ago (109 responses)
solanum capsicodes - thanks Phil much appreciate email is nalevras77@gmail.com...
  By nko771 12 days ago (2 responses)
How do I keep the King Parrots off my Almond tree?How do I keep the King Parrots off my Almond tree? - I guess pruning will have to do, at least I will get maybe a third of the fruits that way. Thanks for the input....
  By farmplantsandseeds@gmail.com 12 days ago (2 responses)
Fruit tree IDFruit tree ID - Cheers Mike, unfortunately I don't think he has the patience to grow a second or third ...
  By Grant 13 days ago (2 responses)
AQUILARIA CRASSNA PLANTS FOR SALEAQUILARIA CRASSNA PLANTS FOR SALE - I am interested to buy seed or seedling Aquilaria species crassna, subintegra and others to be planted in Fiji. Please email me jordanfijik9@yahoo.com Anyone know in fiji who have this tree agarwood ...
  By Jordan Wang 13 days ago (70 responses)
Armenian Fig (Rare) - Hi Guys, I'm looking for an Armenian fig tree cutting (quite rare). If anyone has one or two, I'm happy to buy them. Reference:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HNSpC5EYlw Regards, Viktor ...
  By Viktor 13 days ago (0 responses)

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Mango Fruilets - Hi It is summer in Perth. I have been watering my mango tree twice a day however the mango fruitlets are oozing black sap from their skin and when it dries, it forms a samll depression on the fruit...
  By ezdreamer 28 days ago (0 responses)
Meyer lemon treeMeyer lemon tree - Less than one yr.meyer lemon tree has 2dime size green lemons 🍋 but my 3yr old tree losing all leaves fruit & sadly roots.There not slimey but disappearing? What to do to save my tree & ROOTS ...
  By Hottina44 27 days ago (0 responses)
available in adelaide - can you send yucon plants to adelaide in south australia? ...
  By garden gnome 25 days ago (0 responses)
JackfruitingJackfruiting - This is the first time fruiting of my marrcot Golden Nugget, not sure how big they get, tree is 8yr old . The other pic is of a ripening Gustavia seed pod tree is 4m tall and 14 yr old, 2nd time it ha...
  By David 22 days ago (0 responses)
BANANAS PERTH - Hey there does anyone have any red Dacca, blue java or even Burmese purple pups for sale in the Perth area?...
  By Zach Schreier 22 days ago (0 responses)
Panama Berries - Do the panama berries have invasive roots? I'd like to plant one or two in my backyard in Brisbane. Thanks in advance...
  By tahnee 21 days ago (0 responses)
Drunken Parrot Tree - Are bees attracted to the flowers on this tree?...
  By Rowe 17 days ago (0 responses)
Soursop leaf curlSoursop leaf curl - Hi all, can anyone identify the cause of this leaf curl on my soursop? It gets adequate water and there are no visible bugs......
  By Sam11 15 days ago (0 responses)
Black cherry treeBlack cherry tree - Anybody know what's wrong with this black cherry tree been planted about a month now watered daily especially in this heat...
  By Willwoms 13 days ago (0 responses)
Armenian Fig (Rare) - Hi Guys, I'm looking for an Armenian fig tree cutting (quite rare). If anyone has one or two, I'm happy to buy them. Reference:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HNSpC5EYlw Regards, Viktor ...
  By Viktor 13 days ago (0 responses)
Southern Red Papya - I have bought one from Daleys Fruit. Infact I was sent 4 seedlings they are all ripping along but my question is can you cut the top out to keep them at a manageable height for picking fruit? ...
  By Janellen 11 days ago (0 responses)
Lemon Myrtle trees. - I would like to know if it is possible to grow a Lemon Myrtle tree in melbourne....
  By Chim 11 days ago (0 responses)
Macadamia & wollemi seeds - Hi, I would like to buy some macadamia seeds and wollemi pine seeds. Have you get them available? For macadamia, variety isn't important, we just need around 100 seeds for general gardening, s...
  By William wang 10 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado in distress Help ! - My tree is 3 yrs old , fed as required and was on a watering system with recycled water . The tree as flourishing , full of green leaves and finally flowers and 4 baby fruit . Three weeks ago we notic...
  By Petmaro 5 days ago (0 responses)
Mango trees - Hi there I want to plant two mango trees in my front yard. I am looking for trees that are low maintenance and don't grow too huge. Do people have opinions on what the best type for the Northern Riv...
  By Sjordi 3 days ago (0 responses)
Paw Paw- Flower Buds Being Eaten - My Red Paw Paw is growing brilliantly, and has started flowing quite profusely. But almost as soon as flowers appear, something seams to have bitten them off. What's going on, and what's the treatment...
  By ColinH 2 days ago (0 responses)
I think my passion fruit vine is dead?!I think my passion fruit vine is dead?! - So I got this vine for my birthday September 2015 and it was doing pretty well up until the last 4 months or so and its died really rapidly! The only thing i started doing different was fertilizing an...
  By Courtney 2 days ago (0 responses)
Noni & Pink GuavaNoni & Pink Guava - Hello All! I have some Noni (Morinda Citrifolia) & Psidium – Pink Apple Guava seeds I would like to germinate and was wondering if any of you had any knowledge or experience in growing these from s...
  By Farouk 22 hours ago (0 responses)
whipper snipper ring barkwhipper snipper ring bark - Hi my son has accidentally ring barked my custard apple tree with the whipper snipper. Can I save the tree? thanks Alice...
  By Flanno 14 hours ago (0 responses)

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Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - Here is a handy Avo calendar that I use as a reference: [Link] (bearing in mind QLD and VIC may be a bit different so I look at the timing against the leaf g...
  By Grubs1 2 days ago (370 responses)
pouteria lucumapouteria lucuma - Chanar has not fruited on plants 20 years old in the warm far north of NZ. I think it has flowered. ...
  By denise1 2 days ago (394 responses)
maqui berrymaqui berry - There are no male flowers in the vicinity so it's definitely not pollinating, I just wasn't sure if this was important for fruit set....
  By Rob19 2 days ago (198 responses)
Fruit trees in Perth WAFruit trees in Perth WA - Hello mates, I am new in Perth and love gardening too.I need some advice from you guys because not have enough idea about soils n climate in Perth. 1. How to make soil for custard apple tree and lyche...
  By Amzad 5 days ago (160 responses)
gardening in Perth sandsgardening in Perth sands - Anyone tried the Baby Bales? New to the market and perfect for mulching small gardens, strips, planters and pots. Easy to stack and store - little mess, 100% recyclable. Lucern hay, Pea, Wheat and B...
  By Baby Bales 6 days ago (312 responses)
Gac Fruit anyone?Gac Fruit anyone? - I have a few healthy females flowering at the moment, but no males to do the business. Anyone got male flowers, and if, so can I buy some pollen, please.... Happy to pay whatever you reckon is ...
  By FairDinkumSeeds 6 days ago (164 responses)
Tropical fruit trees successfuly grown in MelbourneTropical fruit trees successfuly grown in Melbourne - Fuchsia Berries: Now I have got some berries on my Fuchsia procumbens plant which is about 6 months old and is still in a rather small 12cm pot. I have yet to try them but the flavour of F. procumb...
  By Linton 11 days ago (773 responses)
Tropical Fruit Trees Successfuly Grown in Sydney/Wollongong/NewcastleTropical Fruit Trees Successfuly Grown in Sydney/Wollongong/Newcastle - Thanks, I've been using Daley's bonsai bags...
  By Chad 11 days ago (153 responses)
CoffeeCoffee - You should get it out into some morning sun or you wont get fruit - coffee fruits on 2nd year wood and as plant gets bigger & matures will naturally lose bottom leaves so dont worry - will get to 2mt ...
  By Markmelb 11 days ago (270 responses)
passionfruit problempassionfruit problem - Hi again Rhys, Yes, that's what I believed it to be. I tried just about everything prior to putting it down to PWV as there is no way to control that other than th removal of the tree. I'm not sure...
  By MattD 17 days ago (141 responses)
Pandanus amaryllifoliusPandanus amaryllifolius - I have listed on Gumtree selling my surplus pandan plants in Sydney. Sorry, no posting. ...
  By Pandandoc 47 days ago (660 responses)
Seville OrangeSeville Orange - Adam I brought a smooth Seville from my local nursery in Vic.It took them a while to get it in for me but they finally got it.Try and order one through a local nursery as they will want comeback busin...
  By SueBee 51 days ago (356 responses)
asimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard appleasimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard apple - Put them in the fridge in some damp sterile media such as peat moss. I usually soak my seeds in a 10% bleach solution for a minute-ish to stave off the mould....
  By Joel15 52 days ago (247 responses)
Mango tree not fruitingMango tree not fruiting - Bourne, suggest that you spray with Mancozeb at actual fruit set. That is when the fruit has stopped self pruning so to speak. Also a good idea to spray again when fruit is well along to maturity. Aga...
  By randey 52 days ago (354 responses)
graviola tree or soursopgraviola tree or soursop - Hi Sonia, You can order a tree from a nursery, but did you know that Graviola capsules are made from the sour sop fruit. It would be much better than just eating the fruit because you would have to ea...
  By Bino 57 days ago (355 responses)
Mango Tree DiseaseMango Tree Disease - Hi i have an irwin dwarf mango which i planted outside in a spot where it get sun during the day and shade of an afternoon all of a sudden the new leaves started drooping and they have got a not spott...
  By PaulaM 58 days ago (423 responses)
Paw PawPaw Paw - Hi everyone, i grew my papaya from seeds leftover when I ate the fruits just becore winter. The plant is about 1metre tall but the leaves have all shrivelled and only a few stems left. The rest broke ...
  By Auhcj 59 days ago (220 responses)
jujubesjujubes - I see them all the time for sale, they are called putsaa in Thailand. They are green/brown now but i've also seen other colors. Are they legal to receive seeds from?...
  By Bangkok 59 days ago (163 responses)
BananaBanana - Hi everyone, love this forum.. just like to add that we grow a rather generous clump of fruiting bananas down in Batemans Bay..think they are lady finger.. sweet & tender flesh. harvested a big bunch ...
  By cooltropics 74 days ago (441 responses)
Betel LeafBetel Leaf - Hi Ben, Yes i know exactly what your saying with people stating they cab supply from over sea. Ive actually located both plants the Vietnamese and the PNG betel plant. The Vietnamese betel grows v...
  By 19david70 84 days ago (263 responses)
custard applescustard apples - Fruit, flower and leaf look like African Pride but realistically it could be any number of varieties or unnamed seedlings....
  By allybanana 90 days ago (254 responses)
dragon fruitdragon fruit - Does anyone know if the purple haze is self fertile , it's states on dailys it's but than below claims you need two.? Cheers...
  By vlct 103 days ago (431 responses)
Problems with White Sapotes *Pics included*Problems with White Sapotes *Pics included* - organic fertz includes chicken poo and blood n bone. No real solution for possums. Get to the fruit before they do! The only sapotes of mine that have died have been ones that have been netted and ...
  By J 109 days ago (514 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 134 days ago (184 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 158 days ago (301 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 168 days ago (221 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 201 days ago (204 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 215 days ago (513 responses)
bee hivesbee hives - Fulham gardens. Thanks anyway mate. Il check the gummy add...
  By ben from adelaide 236 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 304 days ago (306 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 313 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 322 days ago (501 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 333 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 352 days ago (155 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 358 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 397 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 404 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 404 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 417 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 425 days ago (743 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 438 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 450 days ago (263 responses)
BlueberryBlueberry - Is the Blueberry Burst good in flavour? Better than the Misty & Sharpe. Planning to get my first blueberry plants. ...
  By Sheryl 526 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 553 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 569 days ago (259 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 667 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 673 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 681 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 991 days ago (212 responses)

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