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Fungal infection on Dragon fruit - Its a kind of fungus .. please help me out....
  By Ramesh Reddy 47 mins ago (1 responses)
miracle fruitmiracle fruit - Yes Julie - thats from my experience - I do same to Moringa which is surviving inside - has lost all leaves and has some shoots now growing on top - roots like it dry but not wet and cold. Dont know h...
  By Markmelb 5 hours ago (122 responses)
Pear Leaf BrowningPear Leaf Browning - Thank you - Yes it appears that the fungus is the problem - now I have a name - I will definitely strip the trees of the infected leaves and pick up all others and spray - I see that it will over wint...
  By Firefly1 6 hours ago (4 responses)
Coccinia Grandis(Tindora)Coccinia Grandis(Tindora) - Gardenkeen How can I distingush male from female Coccinea grandis/indica ? Are Coccinea dioc or monoic ?...
  By genipapo 8 hours ago (16 responses)
melicoccus bijugatus (mamoncillo or Spanish lime)melicoccus bijugatus (mamoncillo or Spanish lime) - would love to buy cuttings from two plants or one bisexual to try and root and grow in my greenhouse here in melb. If anyone has cuttings to spare please message me! :)...
  By mcmelb1 14 hours ago (76 responses)
Lucuma seeds - Attention Denise..... Could you please advise if you may have a spare seed of Montalban or La Molina varieties. I think they are only available from New Zealand. Thanks. Also on this subject, I ...
  By Linton 22 hours ago (2 responses)
Looking for a semi-dwarf peach and nectarine tree - Hi there, I am looking to buy a semi-dwarf peach and nectarine tree. I like the Elberta peach but don't want a standard that will grow to 5+ metres and all the dwarf's look very small. I was wonde...
  By Pompy 1 days ago (0 responses)
basil/mint bug pest - I understand this problem because I had also passed this situation and tolerated bugs problem in last few months ago. I recommended you buy Rodent Sherrif spray product. because I used it and it is so...
  By Ellwe991 3 days ago (20 responses)
Is this custard apple ripe?Is this custard apple ripe? - Nice one waterfall the first taste is always exiting. If you prune it I would love a few sticks to graft....
  By allybanana 3 days ago (3 responses)
Patio Lime - Lemon grass grows easy for me in Melb - have a big clump - been in same large black 430mm 4 years no probs but no real frost here as Goulburn would have. Have a sublime since they came out 5 or 6 year...
  By Markmelb 3 days ago (12 responses)
Mystery fruit seed?Mystery fruit seed? - I found a strange fruit seed buried by a fox in a rural area near Wagerup. I've planted it to see if it will grow, but it hasn't sprouted yet. It is about the same size as a Zamia seed but much hea...
  By Kath5 7 days ago (0 responses)
Holiday avocado in Australia? - Thanks for the tip.... will get there asap.......
  By Mango Mike 7 days ago (8 responses)
white sapote cherimoya persimmon scion swap - I have a Lemon Gold White Sapote and would not mind grafting a different variety onto it. Its quite cold now here in Melb and the graft might not take for me....
  By Figbarron 8 days ago (2 responses)
Piper kadsura Japanese pepper - edible peppercorn? - Does anybody know whether the peppercorns from Piper kadsura taste like/is a good substitute for black pepper (Piper nigrum)?...
  By mcmelb1 8 days ago (0 responses)
Dekopon in Australia?Dekopon in Australia? - Try again for the photo...
  By Cambalong 8 days ago (101 responses)
Avocado Fruit rotsAvocado Fruit rots - Sorry for RIP English :( ..I dont undestand what your mean . Im researching everyday and I know that my fruit get fungi , so Im using alcohol for treament I meant I put some antiseptic over fruits af...
  By avocado KC 9 days ago (2 responses)
custard apple not fruiting - When all else fails with tree pollination hang a dead animal or something else to attract a range of flies and ants....
  By Mike Tr 9 days ago (14 responses)
Pea Eggplant SeedsPea Eggplant Seeds - I am always yanking them out in my yard as the birds spread them.They are pretty feral around Cairns....
  By Mike Tr 9 days ago (129 responses)
Rambutan or Mangosteen - Probably wont be worth it even if either survive as they are unlikely to fruit.It is just too chilly south of about Townsville....
  By Mike Tr 9 days ago (1 responses)
Where can I get Peach Palm fruitWhere can I get Peach Palm fruit - There are a few around Cairns of the better eating types.You may have to track someone down and prevail on their good will....
  By Mike Tr 9 days ago (2 responses)
CanistelCanistel - Jack alright...
  By Mike Tr 9 days ago (6 responses)
JaboticabaJaboticaba - There are around 2o new species in Australia which will be coming into fruit soon. The yellow, common and large leafed are the older types which are still misidentified here at species level having th...
  By Mike Tr 9 days ago (316 responses)
araca peraaraca pera - Picked up a nice ripe Araca pera , a sour guava [ Psidium acutangulum ] . So trying it in a banana bread recipe ,, lots of red daccas , vanilla and for the first time in years some added sugar [ only ...
  By Trikus 10 days ago (9 responses)
Curry tree - I've seen plenty of curry leaf trees around said hardware stores. I believe Birdwood is the wholesaler. Yes they are an acquired taste and does not taste like curry powder at all - as what we w...
  By Brain 10 days ago (6 responses)
olivesolives - I think they are clean now - i no longer brine - if still firm just cover/ layer in salt & taste after a month - works for green too but takes longer - if you have lots put in a pillow slip and hang i...
  By Markmelb 10 days ago (1 responses)
Persimmon - I bought a Persimmon a few years ago from Daleys - the label blew away and can't remember the astringent variety but, according to Daleys, was suitable for my Southern Tablelands (aka frosty) location...
  By Prickles 10 days ago (0 responses)
Seville OrangeSeville Orange - Rough skin sevill Orange ,(Iranian 'Nareng' ). This tree is almost two meter now and had its first fruit after eight years! ( last year) . ...
  By Azar 11 days ago (379 responses)
Costus Igneus - Recent reclassification in this genus , so name is now [Link] should be in cultivation here in aus...
  By Trikus 11 days ago (1 responses)
red pawpaw - I have a red pawpaw tree with its first crop and the top pawpaws are fallen of the tree i cannot see any spot or anything on them any ideas. ...
  By thirlwall 11 days ago (0 responses)
Insect with 2 horizontal stripesInsect with 2 horizontal stripes - Hi X Flightless soldier fly female, Boreoides species. Not a problem eats rotten veg. see link for more detail. [Link]...
  By allybanana 11 days ago (1 responses)
Citrus bug? - photo please...
  By allybanana 11 days ago (1 responses)
Malpighi Glabra seeds - Hello All I am looking for some Malpighia Glabra Seeds can anyone help with a suggestion where I might be able to get hold of some. Thanks in advance John...
  By Jayb 12 days ago (0 responses)
Chaenomeles Speciosa - Thanks! Probably the fruit producing variety rasa is not available in Australia. My thought was that this would be a great tree since it is so small!...
  By loewenzahn 12 days ago (2 responses)
shipping to Tas - do you ship tamarillo trees to Tasmania...
  By Christian the flying Belgian 13 days ago (0 responses)
Germinating Heartnuts - When you have both growing can I please buy some off you :) thx ...I am in perth 2 ...
  By blossom 14 days ago (9 responses)
Japanese citrus yuzuJapanese citrus yuzu - hi ! i was looking to buy a yuzu plant in perth, but cant seem to find one. riz-where did you find yours ?...
  By larry-perth 14 days ago (119 responses)
leaves falling from pawpaw - I live in Winston Salem, NC. It is early June and the leaves of my 3 yr old pawpaw tree have begun falling. They are still green. New sprouts are coming up on root stock. Leaves on the other young t...
  By Frederico1 15 days ago (0 responses)
Unhappy avocado tree - Thanks mark! Yes, I'm on the south coast of wa. Weirdly I have 2 planted near each other, ones straight in the ground (fuerte) and ones in a more sandy mound (Pinkerton). It's the fuerte in the gro...
  By Bec123 15 days ago (2 responses)
Paw Paw tree sickPaw Paw tree sick - A month later and more leaves/branches lost. The tree still seems very green on top but that canopy is getting very small. Any more suggestions? See new pic....
  By Xug 15 days ago (4 responses)
Sloe berriesSloe berries - I am looking to buy some seed or a couple of cuttings could you please advise ...
  By marian 15 days ago (84 responses)
Tree killing poisonTree killing poison - Hi John we have a huge leopard tree on Neighbour's property. House has been rented for years and all renters and us hate it because of the mess it drops as in seed pod, flowers, tiny seeds that I hav...
  By Kazmac 15 days ago (117 responses)
Grape vine leaf discolourationGrape vine leaf discolouration - Winter is comming the old leaves are yellowing and ready to fall, a little mildew no worries this time of year. ...
  By allybanana 16 days ago (1 responses)
Roots formationRoots formation - Thanks for your response. Unfortunately, this is only the better option I came at the moment. The sheet metal is not really a strong type, I can cut with cutter. I have used this (raised garden ring)s...
  By Sab 17 days ago (2 responses)
relocate the mango treerelocate the mango tree - Sir, I have a 25-30years age Mango Tree. is it be transplanted in other location. How it can be done, and what steps to be taken. ...
  By Gopi 17 days ago (20 responses)
asimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard appleasimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard apple - Hi Linton keep them in a warm window and they will keep leaves for longer, they will be fine and re-sprout in spring they keep a good energy store in their tap root. My PG gold seedlings were planted ...
  By allybanana 18 days ago (250 responses)
Growing fruit trees in soil with bad drainage - If you have a slope you can make the clay work for you cut deep trenches that go down the hill at 45 degrees from both directions making a net pattern,with the intersects where you plant trees. Fill t...
  By allybanana 18 days ago (2 responses)
Amalfi lemon tree - your not the only one trying to corner that that one - see other posts? ...
  By Markmelb 18 days ago (1 responses)
Curly leavesCurly leaves - Yates success ultra will help if its mites - a friends pear had similar weird growth that disfigured and leaves went pink on edges and was corrected by spraying success ultra as its systemic. Maybe re...
  By Markmelb 19 days ago (5 responses)
Fruiting vine - Looking for help to identify and or find a fruiting vine last seen in the maryborough/hervey bay area in QLD 30 years ago.. The vine with smallish leaves run across the ground in damp areas. the f...
  By berne 19 days ago (0 responses)
Noela Avocado - There's is a similar tree, Hazzard avocado, big fruit size up to 500g, high oil content 31%, it not commercial viable because it crooked neck/packing issue. Anyone have one? Can Daley nursery pro...
  By Dung57 19 days ago (10 responses)
What is this plant - Please IDWhat is this plant - Please ID - Hi Linton, I'm not sure of the exact berberis species but it looks very familiar. B. vulgaris used to be grown for its fruit in Europe but like the others was only eaten when very ripe. Most Be...
  By Joel15 19 days ago (3 responses)
Pakalaka TreePakalaka Tree - Thanks Heaps Linton - I got onto the Diggers Club and they were a bit stumped but I found this on the Qld Govt Environment website: [Link]...
  By SAndy Leigh 20 days ago (2 responses)
New apple trees die - I've planted 6 apple trees over the last two years. 4 have died. 1 is diseased but surviving. 1 is doing pretty well. Bark turns a different shade of brown and they die. I fertilize when I plant...
  By PaulS 20 days ago (0 responses)
Wax Jambu of Water roseapple - The tree will get multiple tops now. But this tree attracts a lot of pests and critters and the worst is the fruitfly who ruins the apples at a very small size....
  By Bangkok 23 days ago (2 responses)
PassionfruitPassionfruit - If your vine is growing fruit after 7 months, that's pretty fast. I would definitely start again with a new one if you can get it to grow at that rate!...
  By Julie 23 days ago (632 responses)

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Growing in pots - Can these dwarf fruit trees be grown in large pots? ...
  By Cecilia Anne 28 days ago (0 responses)
Pepperina & Ombu Trees - Hi, just wondering if anyone knows where I could buy pepperina and Ombu trees from? I have tried transplanting pepperina trees over the years and have had no luck. I have even taken wheelbarrows or di...
  By jodie2xs 27 days ago (0 responses)
Stone fruit Siconwood - Hi fellow gardeners, I have a prolific nectarine I have planted in a pot. For a while now I've wanted to attempt to graft perhaps some peaches or apricots onto it as I cannot afford another fruit s...
  By BlackThumbed 27 days ago (0 responses)
Macaranga peltata (Kenda) - Anybody having the plant Macaranga peltata in Australia? Would like to have a plant for my garden too. I am in South Australia. ...
  By Macaranga peltata (Kenda) 26 days ago (0 responses)
Best passionfruit variety for Canberra conditions - Hi, Can anyone please recommend a good passionfruit variety to grow in Canberra ? I am not even sure it will survive and fruit in Canberra long winter and frost conditions. But just being curious i...
  By sssforu 24 days ago (0 responses)
New apple trees die - I've planted 6 apple trees over the last two years. 4 have died. 1 is diseased but surviving. 1 is doing pretty well. Bark turns a different shade of brown and they die. I fertilize when I plant...
  By PaulS 20 days ago (0 responses)
Fruiting vine - Looking for help to identify and or find a fruiting vine last seen in the maryborough/hervey bay area in QLD 30 years ago.. The vine with smallish leaves run across the ground in damp areas. the f...
  By berne 19 days ago (0 responses)
leaves falling from pawpaw - I live in Winston Salem, NC. It is early June and the leaves of my 3 yr old pawpaw tree have begun falling. They are still green. New sprouts are coming up on root stock. Leaves on the other young t...
  By Frederico1 15 days ago (0 responses)
shipping to Tas - do you ship tamarillo trees to Tasmania...
  By Christian the flying Belgian 13 days ago (0 responses)
Malpighi Glabra seeds - Hello All I am looking for some Malpighia Glabra Seeds can anyone help with a suggestion where I might be able to get hold of some. Thanks in advance John...
  By Jayb 12 days ago (0 responses)
red pawpaw - I have a red pawpaw tree with its first crop and the top pawpaws are fallen of the tree i cannot see any spot or anything on them any ideas. ...
  By thirlwall 11 days ago (0 responses)
Persimmon - I bought a Persimmon a few years ago from Daleys - the label blew away and can't remember the astringent variety but, according to Daleys, was suitable for my Southern Tablelands (aka frosty) location...
  By Prickles 10 days ago (0 responses)
Piper kadsura Japanese pepper - edible peppercorn? - Does anybody know whether the peppercorns from Piper kadsura taste like/is a good substitute for black pepper (Piper nigrum)?...
  By mcmelb1 8 days ago (0 responses)
Mystery fruit seed?Mystery fruit seed? - I found a strange fruit seed buried by a fox in a rural area near Wagerup. I've planted it to see if it will grow, but it hasn't sprouted yet. It is about the same size as a Zamia seed but much hea...
  By Kath5 7 days ago (0 responses)
Looking for a semi-dwarf peach and nectarine tree - Hi there, I am looking to buy a semi-dwarf peach and nectarine tree. I like the Elberta peach but don't want a standard that will grow to 5+ metres and all the dwarf's look very small. I was wonde...
  By Pompy 1 days ago (0 responses)

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JaboticabaJaboticaba - There are around 2o new species in Australia which will be coming into fruit soon. The yellow, common and large leafed are the older types which are still misidentified here at species level having th...
  By Mike Tr 9 days ago (316 responses)
Seville OrangeSeville Orange - Rough skin sevill Orange ,(Iranian 'Nareng' ). This tree is almost two meter now and had its first fruit after eight years! ( last year) . ...
  By Azar 11 days ago (379 responses)
asimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard appleasimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard apple - Hi Linton keep them in a warm window and they will keep leaves for longer, they will be fine and re-sprout in spring they keep a good energy store in their tap root. My PG gold seedlings were planted ...
  By allybanana 18 days ago (250 responses)
PassionfruitPassionfruit - If your vine is growing fruit after 7 months, that's pretty fast. I would definitely start again with a new one if you can get it to grow at that rate!...
  By Julie 23 days ago (632 responses)
Mango tree not fruitingMango tree not fruiting - Pruning will do wonders for a Mango that has already been fruiting for at least a few years. From my limited observations it is best to allow Mango trees to grow somewhat wild. In their first 'frui...
  By Gregory 32 days ago (355 responses)
Milk Kefir GrainsMilk Kefir Grains - Julie,thank you!...
  By Astrid1 39 days ago (344 responses)
Cuttings/ seeds/ seedlings SwapCuttings/ seeds/ seedlings Swap - Does anyone have any Desert King fig cuttings for sale? thanks...
  By tbcha1 43 days ago (744 responses)
Tropical fruit trees successfuly grown in MelbourneTropical fruit trees successfuly grown in Melbourne - Excellent Linton,I have a bit of a fuchsia collection but didn't collect for fruit - now I will! LOL any excuse for more plants. ...
  By SueBee 52 days ago (787 responses)
Ants Nests in Pot PlantsAnts Nests in Pot Plants - Try some boiled cirtus peel in water. It's fast and it worked on my plants. [Link]...
  By prize gardener 54 days ago (154 responses)
Gac Fruit anyone?Gac Fruit anyone? - Look on ebay. There is a girl from innisfail sells the seeds....
  By rustynutz 62 days ago (172 responses)
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  By tbcha1 68 days ago (387 responses)
dragon fruitdragon fruit - Just went and picked a few ripe dragon fruit. Very sweet! 12 more flowers on the way....
  By Danny333 76 days ago (433 responses)
custard applescustard apples - Thanks for the offer of some scions but currently I have nothing I could graft them on to. Would prefer a ready made plant so still in the process of trying to track one down before considering other ...
  By Linton 93 days ago (258 responses)
Pandanus amaryllifoliusPandanus amaryllifolius - Have you looked on ebay to buy pandan plants? ...
  By jenniferpaisley 122 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 123 days ago (201 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 129 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 131 days ago (185 responses)
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  By SueBee 146 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 152 days ago (157 responses)
Curry Leaf Tree in MelbourneCurry Leaf Tree in Melbourne - Where r u located to pickup please ...
  By Kristen 153 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 155 days ago (201 responses)
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  By denise1 157 days ago (394 responses)
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  By Baby Bales 161 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 166 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 166 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 172 days ago (141 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 212 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 213 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 214 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 215 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 229 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 239 days ago (263 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 264 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 313 days ago (301 responses)
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  By huan 323 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 356 days ago (204 responses)
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  By Julie 370 days ago (513 responses)
bee hivesbee hives - Fulham gardens. Thanks anyway mate. Il check the gummy add...
  By ben from adelaide 391 days ago (202 responses)
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  By Brendan 459 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 468 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 477 days ago (501 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 513 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 552 days ago (171 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 560 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 572 days ago (392 responses)
BlueberryBlueberry - Is the Blueberry Burst good in flavour? Better than the Misty & Sharpe. Planning to get my first blueberry plants. ...
  By Sheryl 681 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 725 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 836 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 1146 days ago (212 responses)

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