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Kiwiberry - Hardy kiwifruitKiwiberry - Hardy kiwifruit - Thanks guys I found a nursery east of melbourne that stock male and female kiwiberries. So i purchase one of each and have planted them today....
  By Dan29 14 hours ago (70 responses)
Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - Hello all, I posted back in 2012 with pics of my bacon avacado tree. Here is an update in 2017 with pics of tree and fruit. Plant protected (frost,wind,hot sun)with shade cloth on top and sides when s...
  By lockey2 14 hours ago (373 responses)
Compost Bugs!Compost Bugs! - I second MarkMelb, in the hot summer months just pasted, I had a bit of the Black Soldier Fly Larvae in the worm farm. In fact, I've been told they are a bit of a pest in worm farms and have been get...
  By Brain 18 hours ago (51 responses)
Looking for a Calamansi seed or treeLooking for a Calamansi seed or tree - Hello Punni3 Please call 02-42859953 re purchase of some seeds. Terry...
  By Terry37 1 days ago (42 responses)
Sloe berriesSloe berries - I picked 20kg of sloe berries this weekend. I have 10kg cleaned, bagged and in my freezer now. If anyone would like a couple of kilos sent Express Post please send me an SMS with your email address ...
  By Dawn 2 days ago (80 responses)
Piper nigrum question - Give it time . My vine is very slow growing here in Brisbane . Even slower now that the dog chewed it . ...
  By Glennis1 2 days ago (1 responses)
Avocadoes - Do wurtz avocadoes need a pollinator, if so, can they do without one? cheers...
  By Neddy 3 days ago (0 responses)
peach twig borer control - Hi guys I have 3 peach trees, all in huge pots/drums. One is old and has no sign of twig borers but the two younger trees have ends dying back. So I cut the tips back following the centre holes that h...
  By buckwild 3 days ago (0 responses)
Group Order Myrica Rubra - Chinese YumberryGroup Order Myrica Rubra - Chinese Yumberry - Impossible to import without massive expense , and it is already in cultivation here in Aus. ....
  By Trikus 3 days ago (3 responses)
banana plant with the bunch - The closest banana farms to you are ptobably in the Coffs Harbour area [Link] Try contacting this organisation for a start ??...
  By jakfruit etiquette 3 days ago (1 responses)
Mangoes in Melbourne: Mission Impossible?Mangoes in Melbourne: Mission Impossible? - I have a potted mango that I grew from a Kensigton Pride pip about 5 or 6 years ago. It was outside for about 4 years initially - how it survived winters, a small pot, and neglect from others failing ...
  By Chantzis 3 days ago (23 responses)
Wanted: Soap Nut TreeWanted: Soap Nut Tree - I would also love to grow a soapnut tree so can we source seeds or seedlings in Australia and if so where and from whom?...
  By Ki 4 days ago (25 responses)
Passionfruit - Passiflora Foetida RedPassionfruit - Passiflora Foetida Red - Hello Phil, Thank you for the details that's very nice, sounds like it has an interesting taste, I have got a tiny lil one sprouted now & has about 5 small leaves on it. When you say it dies off...
  By Farouk 4 days ago (2 responses)
Fruit flies - I've seen special paper bags for protecting fruit, they were designed for it...100 for 6 au$. I use netbags and so far so good. People upcountry here use white plastic bags, also works and it's ...
  By Bangkok 4 days ago (5 responses)
Davidia involucrataDavidia involucrata - Yamina still hasn't had any success with their grafted Davidia cultivar so I'm still waiting. However a friend gave me a fruit (pictured) that was currently on his small Davidia tree. It doesn't se...
  By Linton 5 days ago (4 responses)
Chestnut trees Chestnut trees - My chestnut trees start by going yellow in some leave and within 1 day complete yellow and die. I have given them a fruit tree food and trace elements I have lost 2 trees so far. Help ...
  By Glor 5 days ago (0 responses)
Buy Medlar - Mespilus germanica - Flower power in Sydney used to sell them not sure if in Melbourne. Hope this helps...
  By David 5 days ago (4 responses)
Queen Garnet PlumQueen Garnet Plum - Howdy folks, I just wanted to let anyone in Melbourne who is interested in buying the QG plums know that they are available now at Woolworths stores. Get in quick because I believe they have short s...
  By CH 5 days ago (106 responses)
Keledang or EntawakKeledang or Entawak - Think I know who it is ... be wary ...
  By Trikus 5 days ago (8 responses)
Pandanus amaryllifoliusPandanus amaryllifolius - Have you looked on ebay to buy pandan plants? ...
  By jenniferpaisley 5 days ago (661 responses)
drumstick treedrumstick tree - Better to plant the seed into a large seedling bag and plant the tree out in spring as their production is almost nothing in a pot! They grow well inland from bundaberg in a frost area if planted nea...
  By rustynutz 6 days ago (201 responses)
Fruit tree guilds - Hi, I will be purchasing and planting fruit trees this winter and I have been reading about guild planting. I have read that chives planted under cherry trees helps deter pests. Would society garlic d...
  By RoseRidge 6 days ago (0 responses)
Problem with our avocado fruitProblem with our avocado fruit - Luke - a pic of the tree would be a good start for us to work this out? Looks like sunburn due to not enough leaf cover. If you can see through your tree then it has root rot issues - no different to ...
  By Markmelb 6 days ago (3 responses)
Tamarillos - I have a tamarillo growing beautifully in my garden in South Gippsland (Vic). It bears fruit prolifically but the seeds are extremely hard, I mean teeth shatteringly hard. Is there a reason for this? ...
  By Rob 6 days ago (0 responses)
White Adriatic Fig - Does the colour of this fig change when ripe? How easy is it to spot ripe fruit?...
  By They call me Bruce 7 days ago (0 responses)
Rangpur lime?Rangpur lime? - can you mail me a few ragpur seeds please. used a lot of it back home....
  By conrad maharaj 7 days ago (57 responses)
Daley's propagation fertiliser? - I think you are misunderstanding the reference to NPK. It isn't an artificial substance called NPK, but a reference to the amounts of nitrogen (N), phosphorous (P) and potassium (K). So 15:15:15 N...
  By Manfred 7 days ago (4 responses)
Dying tamarillo treesDying tamarillo trees - Hi, I have a healthy tamarillo tree growing in South Gippsland (Vic) which fruits prolifically but the seeds are teeth shattering hard. Is there a reason for this or do I have the wrong variety. Appre...
  By Rob. 7 days ago (27 responses)
Strawberry Guava - Ii is due to the hot weather these days. The rays of the sun is so strong that it burns the outer skin of the fruit. Fortunately my cherry gauvas are nice and red but my mangoes where the sun strikes ...
  By Izzi Dole 7 days ago (1 responses)
apple cactus fruit?apple cactus fruit? - Thought this might be of interest. Found these on sunday while shopping at Garden City Mt Gravatt. this is the fruit shop outside Coles....
  By David 8 days ago (2 responses)
Indonesian Bay Leaf - Hi, I am interested of buying this tree or seed. Please let me know if you have any for sale. Thank you :)...
  By Boo 8 days ago (22 responses)
AMBARELLA Spondias dulcisAMBARELLA Spondias dulcis - In Brazil there are different varieties of Cajá. Spondias dulcis is known as Cajá anão and can be grown in vases/pots.Most probably it was brought from Oceania....
  By genipapo 8 days ago (7 responses)
Need some expertise on frowing mangoes from seedsNeed some expertise on frowing mangoes from seeds - Yes I'm already going to try grafting on my potted Kwan mango tree I purchased from Daleys.. I couldnt do it till now because its not in good shape at the moment, growing only on one side of the trunk...
  By Db 8 days ago (84 responses)
JaboticabaJaboticaba - Is it harmful to leave unpicked fruit on the tree?...
  By almo 8 days ago (314 responses)
Brown to dry leafs in my avocado tree - My beautiful avocado tree that always bears so much fruit, looks as if it is dying. All the leafs are brown or dry. I don't know what to do. I has always been the envy in my neighbourhood in Naples FL...
  By Zaidy 8 days ago (0 responses)
DWARF PAPAYA TORPEDO - DWARF PAPAYA TORPEDO Can this tree be planted in a 100L pot? Cheers...
  By Joseph Salame 9 days ago (0 responses)
Growing moringa O/drumstick tree in MelbourneGrowing moringa O/drumstick tree in Melbourne - Hi all, I was wondering where abouts in Melbourne I could buy a Moringa seedling or young tree? I will be in Melbourne next week. ...
  By Kuotakid 9 days ago (15 responses)
Feijoa fruit SydneyFeijoa fruit Sydney - Hi Bron, I love Feijoas and I've been buying them from Feijoa Direct up until now, about $60 for 15kg. Unfortunately, they now have a complete sales deal with Harris Farm and don't sell private anymo...
  By Jasoneboyd 10 days ago (1 responses)
Mangoes - You didn't attach any photos, hard to identify without!...
  By Pademelon1 10 days ago (2 responses)
New CSIRO Mango Varieties - Geez, did they all fall off the face of the earth or what ? Thought I'd be eating them by now....
  By Carl76 10 days ago (1 responses)
acacia species - would anyone know where one could buy Acacia confusa or A. Formosa please...
  By ningnong 10 days ago (0 responses)
dragon fruitdragon fruit - I purchased this post, for the price I paid definitely not worth making! [Link] Here's a link to their website, not sure where Wakeley is bu...
  By Grant 11 days ago (87 responses)
Passionfruit Vine - If it really has been poisoned I think it's dead. The only thing I could think of is digging it out and chucking it in a bucket f water ro leach the poisons....
  By loewenzahn 11 days ago (1 responses)
Red Dacca BananaRed Dacca Banana - You can buy a dwarf Red Dacca at The Mount Evelyn Nursery for $25. Adress :126 York Road . TEL: 97361162. Good Luck. Hope that will help. ...
  By Polotoo 11 days ago (64 responses)
Cherry GuavasCherry Guavas - psidium guineense ....
  By denise1 12 days ago (24 responses)
Wurtz avocadoWurtz avocado - Waterfall is probably correct - if you notice leaves wilting in summer it needs a water - give afternoon shade and wind protection. On a warm to hot day mine in 200lt bag doesnt wilt as easily now bu...
  By Markmelb 12 days ago (79 responses)
Finger Limes - Hi Lisa-maree. You can espalier most things, including citrus. You generally need some kind of lattice or trellis in place to tie down growth of plant to the 2D plane. You want to encourage lateral g...
  By Tommoz 12 days ago (1 responses)
LYCHEE TREELYCHEE TREE - Thanks Steven for your input. I will try planting the lychee tree in a pot and then take it inside the house during the winter month. On this forum, Linton mentioned to you to check out the draft lych...
  By Fruitman 12 days ago (215 responses)
advacardos cold climate - Port Kembla is not too cold for avocado trees, so any variety will do. But note that you need to have one type A tree and another type B for cross-pollination....
  By Edward3 12 days ago (1 responses)
Patio Lime - I wouldn't write off the sublime just yet. In general, they do flower heaps, just holding onto fruit is a different story. So they definitely have a lot of potential. I suspect and this is what...
  By Brain 12 days ago (5 responses)
turmeric roots in sw WAturmeric roots in sw WA - Hello all We grow both Turmeric and Galangal here in Kununurra. Both require full sun, lots of water and regular food in the growing season.They only grow when temperature is above approx 32 C so g...
  By Diane Plant Research 13 days ago (17 responses)
Holiday avocado in Australia? - Has anyone seen holiday (aka XX3) avocado trees for sale in Australia or is it only in the US so far? They sound like a pretty good backyard variety (small tree, big fruit) but I can't figure out w...
  By Kath5 13 days ago (0 responses)
What is this plum?What is this plum? - I think it might be Angelina plum....
  By Edward3 13 days ago (1 responses)
Identifying this tree?Identifying this tree? - I've seen loads of those bulbs on the plantmarket, some are very big like 40 cm diametre. Now i know what they are. Once i asked how much they cost and that was skyhigh. They must be rare i gues...
  By Bangkok 13 days ago (6 responses)
Annonidium maniiAnnonidium manii - No right now I have onli Annina herzogiiGarcinia brasilensis and some Duguetias...
  By Dada 13 days ago (52 responses)

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White Sapote - Hi, Yay! a bit behind my other trees and the black sapotes but I finally have fruit on my White ones. Just wondering how you tell when a white sapote fruit is ready to be picked? Thanks in advance...
  By Linda 29 days ago (0 responses)
Feijoa leaves going blackFeijoa leaves going black - Hi guys. Ive just got into gardening so i don't know all the tricks yet. Ive planted my feijoa in the ground. Mulched it. Fertilized it. It hasnt been a week yet and the leaves are turning black. Any...
  By Spiderbloke 29 days ago (0 responses)
Mycorrhiza - Hello All, anyone use any specific Mycorrhiza in growing new or existing fruit trees as well as Vegetables & other plants ? Please share some incite on Mycorrhiza if you have any. I have been...
  By Farouk 28 days ago (0 responses)
monkey pot tree Lecythis pisonis - Hi just wondering if anyone can give me some tips on growing monkey pot tree lecythis pisonis from seed. I have been lucky enough to be given a seed (yes just a single seed) from a friend who works at...
  By ExoticFruitLover 26 days ago (0 responses)
blushwoodblushwood - What time of year and the berries on the Blushwood tree be seen? Year round or seasonal? Thanks...
  By nusalt1 26 days ago (0 responses)
Black Brazilian Cherry - Will a Black Brazilian Cherry cross fertilise with my Red Brazilian Cherry?...
  By Shaman 26 days ago (0 responses)
Heading Code Cable - (Sorry that was supposed to be &quote;cord&quote; not &quote;code&quote;!) Hello Everyone I've got a few plants that I would like to ensure don't get to cold. I'm very new to this but understand...
  By BBB 25 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado Tree DyingAvocado Tree Dying - We are doing major renovations to our home and our avocado tree is not doing well at all. All the grass has gone due to the excavator digging under the house and moving back and forth near the avocado...
  By Clare 23 days ago (0 responses)
Pheromone Strips in Apples for coling moth - Hi All, I placed Codling Moth Pheromone strips in all my apples to deter the moths but I see all my apples are infested with Codling moth again. Any one had success with the strips? I still have a do...
  By SueBee 21 days ago (0 responses)
Afourer mandarin strugglingAfourer mandarin struggling - I'm hoping you can assist. We bought an Afourer Mandarin tree from you guys last year and it gas been going okay. It gets regular daily drip watering through a pump set on timer. Lately it has been st...
  By Farmer Jim55 20 days ago (0 responses)
Replacing a Benjamin Fig - We are removing a mature (approx 10m) benjamin fig from the back corner of the backyard of our house we bought 2 years ago. As beautiful as it is, the roots are a nightmare already, and will inevitabl...
  By jlbradford801 19 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado - Hi, I have some young avocado trees & I have been loosing them. They start getting a yellowing of the new growth branches & then go a blackish colour. When you cut the branch it is similar to what di...
  By Letitia 18 days ago (0 responses)
Holiday avocado in Australia? - Has anyone seen holiday (aka XX3) avocado trees for sale in Australia or is it only in the US so far? They sound like a pretty good backyard variety (small tree, big fruit) but I can't figure out w...
  By Kath5 13 days ago (0 responses)
acacia species - would anyone know where one could buy Acacia confusa or A. Formosa please...
  By ningnong 10 days ago (0 responses)
DWARF PAPAYA TORPEDO - DWARF PAPAYA TORPEDO Can this tree be planted in a 100L pot? Cheers...
  By Joseph Salame 9 days ago (0 responses)
Brown to dry leafs in my avocado tree - My beautiful avocado tree that always bears so much fruit, looks as if it is dying. All the leafs are brown or dry. I don't know what to do. I has always been the envy in my neighbourhood in Naples FL...
  By Zaidy 8 days ago (0 responses)
White Adriatic Fig - Does the colour of this fig change when ripe? How easy is it to spot ripe fruit?...
  By They call me Bruce 7 days ago (0 responses)
Tamarillos - I have a tamarillo growing beautifully in my garden in South Gippsland (Vic). It bears fruit prolifically but the seeds are extremely hard, I mean teeth shatteringly hard. Is there a reason for this? ...
  By Rob 6 days ago (0 responses)
Fruit tree guilds - Hi, I will be purchasing and planting fruit trees this winter and I have been reading about guild planting. I have read that chives planted under cherry trees helps deter pests. Would society garlic d...
  By RoseRidge 6 days ago (0 responses)
Chestnut trees Chestnut trees - My chestnut trees start by going yellow in some leave and within 1 day complete yellow and die. I have given them a fruit tree food and trace elements I have lost 2 trees so far. Help ...
  By Glor 5 days ago (0 responses)
peach twig borer control - Hi guys I have 3 peach trees, all in huge pots/drums. One is old and has no sign of twig borers but the two younger trees have ends dying back. So I cut the tips back following the centre holes that h...
  By buckwild 3 days ago (0 responses)
Avocadoes - Do wurtz avocadoes need a pollinator, if so, can they do without one? cheers...
  By Neddy 3 days ago (0 responses)

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Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - Hello all, I posted back in 2012 with pics of my bacon avacado tree. Here is an update in 2017 with pics of tree and fruit. Plant protected (frost,wind,hot sun)with shade cloth on top and sides when s...
  By lockey2 14 hours ago (373 responses)
Pandanus amaryllifoliusPandanus amaryllifolius - Have you looked on ebay to buy pandan plants? ...
  By jenniferpaisley 5 days ago (661 responses)
drumstick treedrumstick tree - Better to plant the seed into a large seedling bag and plant the tree out in spring as their production is almost nothing in a pot! They grow well inland from bundaberg in a frost area if planted nea...
  By rustynutz 6 days ago (201 responses)
JaboticabaJaboticaba - Is it harmful to leave unpicked fruit on the tree?...
  By almo 8 days ago (314 responses)
LYCHEE TREELYCHEE TREE - Thanks Steven for your input. I will try planting the lychee tree in a pot and then take it inside the house during the winter month. On this forum, Linton mentioned to you to check out the draft lych...
  By Fruitman 12 days ago (215 responses)
Wolf BerriesWolf Berries - Does anyone have comparative pics of Lyceum Barbarum and Lyceum Chinense? I think I have Chinense but in 4 years it has never flowered or fruited just makes very long canes. pic is of the canes & le...
  By SueBee 14 days ago (185 responses)
Tropical fruit trees successfuly grown in MelbourneTropical fruit trees successfuly grown in Melbourne - Next on my Fuchsia list.I have quite a few but all are ornamentals.It will be fun to have a food forest Fuchsia to grow....
  By SueBee 17 days ago (782 responses)
Seville OrangeSeville Orange - Here is an update of my yellow graperfuit tree I grafted red grapefruit, mandarin and tangello into, the tall growth in the middle is the mandarin and the one on the left is a red flesh grapefruit wit...
  By Adrian 26 days ago (357 responses)
Ants Nests in Pot PlantsAnts Nests in Pot Plants - if you have trouble getting help or things to use in garden for pests etc, Go to your local Mitre10 we have a great one here and lady knows her stuff. also try plant nursery as they are experts too....
  By Debra Jean 27 days ago (153 responses)
Gac Fruit anyone?Gac Fruit anyone? - we can offer seeds from our fresh harvest...
  By herbalcurephilippines 29 days ago (167 responses)
Fruit trees in Perth WAFruit trees in Perth WA - Hi Amzad,I have been helping my daughter garden near Fremantle for several years ,If you are sandy like her then you need to add LOTS of compost.I buy the home delivered mushroom/sheep/cow manure mix ...
  By SueBee 29 days ago (161 responses)
Market dayMarket day - I 've never heard of the mamoth sapote, is it just a mamey? And for the jackfruit they could at least have mentioned the variety. Many people think all the yellow crispy jacks are great..last w...
  By Bangkok 35 days ago (157 responses)
Curry Leaf Tree in MelbourneCurry Leaf Tree in Melbourne - Where r u located to pickup please ...
  By Kristen 35 days ago (264 responses)
maqui berrymaqui berry - mAY BE THEY ARE A BIT FAR APART BUT IF YOU GOT PLENTY OF BEES, SMALL BLACK WASPS,BUTERFLYS WOULD DO THE TRICK...
  By Romy 37 days ago (201 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 40 days ago (394 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 44 days ago (312 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 49 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 49 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 55 days ago (141 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 90 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 90 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 95 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 96 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 97 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 97 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 112 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 122 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 128 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 141 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 147 days ago (514 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 196 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 206 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 239 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 253 days ago (513 responses)
bee hivesbee hives - Fulham gardens. Thanks anyway mate. Il check the gummy add...
  By ben from adelaide 274 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 342 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 351 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 360 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 371 days ago (623 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 396 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 434 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 442 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 442 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 455 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 463 days ago (743 responses)
BlueberryBlueberry - Is the Blueberry Burst good in flavour? Better than the Misty & Sharpe. Planning to get my first blueberry plants. ...
  By Sheryl 564 days ago (519 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 607 days ago (259 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 719 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 1029 days ago (212 responses)

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