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Bilberry Tree - Ring some of the better nurseries and they might be able to help you. The nursery I work at has stocked them in the past. You might have better luck in spring....
  By Joel15 2 days ago (1 responses)
Will Jambolan Plum fruit in Melb?Will Jambolan Plum fruit in Melb? - Hi Linton, Wow you are growing and have experience with so many plants i should just ask you whenever i have a question. Haha! Hmm, 100 feet is way too big for my property. Maybe I could graft s...
  By mcmelb1 2 days ago (2 responses)
Seville OrangeSeville Orange - Hi Bruce. Could they be kumquats? When I used to live in Wollongbar, quite a few people had kumquat trees. They were pretty common and they were usually used to make jam/marmalade (we affectionatel...
  By brad16 2 days ago (363 responses)
Golden Raspberries?Golden Raspberries? - Hi Pete7. I think you need to cold stratify rasberry seed. Basically you need to mimic what happens in nature, ie the seed spends 3 months of winter in cold damp soil before germinating in spring. If ...
  By jakfruit etiquette 2 days ago (6 responses)
Currant on the Gold Coast - Manfred has answered you from the forum, a Q & A for growers. You need to contact 'shop' on top left hand side. ...
  By Julie 3 days ago (3 responses)
PassionfruitPassionfruit - Well my 7-ish month old vines are doing really well and are growing fruit already. However, now it turns out that I am moving house. Bah. Can anyone tell me if it's possible to dig the vines up and...
  By chickenSniffer 4 days ago (630 responses)
Fruit of the Fukien!Fruit of the Fukien! - Thanks for the reply Linton. They're not particularly cheap are they! Would love it if you could save me some seed :) Cheers...
  By Joel15 4 days ago (3 responses)
victoria plum treevictoria plum tree - Left Blank...
  By joan B 4 days ago (1 responses)
pruning 8 year olf fruit trees - how do I prune 8 year miniature fruit trees ...
  By A;llan Wahlert 4 days ago (0 responses)
passionfruit on bamboo? - Hi, my question is rather involved, so bear with me! I've always wanted to grow passionfruit along my back fence, both for a bit of privacy and for the fruit, however we have many many possums and...
  By belinda_mays 4 days ago (0 responses)
Sloe berriesSloe berries - I am looking for sloes to make my own sloe gin (I am a pom who used to live in sloe heaven in North Yorkshire). Can you help ?...
  By James Heaton 4 days ago (83 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 4 days ago (355 responses)
Macadamia Nut's Natural Flavor - Concerning an optimal balance of Freshness / Richest Natural Mac Nut Flavor / and Minimal Perfection-Curing Time. I'm seeking Informed subjective and or experienced grower and or Gourmet advice to No...
  By Gregory 4 days ago (0 responses)
Panache Fig Tree - I have a Panache. This Jan. or Feb. I will be doing some cuttings, & would let some go. ...
  By Louisiana 4 days ago (68 responses)
My mango seedling root has cracked from being kickedMy mango seedling root has cracked from being kicked - So my mango seed has sprouted heres what it looks like :) i hope it grows at least into a small tree. :)...
  By Rosemaryo00o 4 days ago (2 responses)
Avocado Fruit rotsAvocado Fruit rots - Hi everyone ! My family have more 200 avocado trees . About 1 year ago and now that we are gather fruit that have a big problem ... the fruit is rotten head end , it's really affective to my family'...
  By Kali perchlorat1 4 days ago (0 responses)
JACK FRUIT TREEJACK FRUIT TREE - That is great to know Colinas, we have 3 jackfruit trees in Sydney too and I hope we can get some fruit when they grow a little larger....
  By Waterfall 5 days ago (56 responses)
Indonesian Bay Leaf - Hi Trikus, I was wondering you and your mate can air layer the tree, it would be fantastic, seeing there's market for it. Please let me know if you would consider this method of propagating. ...
  By Sbucknell 5 days ago (25 responses)
Dekopon in Australia?Dekopon in Australia? - Really huge thorns on them thar citrus - my seedling lemonade took almost 6 years and is slightly different looking fruit etc to a Pipsqueek Lemonade with fruit soon to ripen first time - be int to co...
  By Markmelb 5 days ago (99 responses)
Pakalaka Tree - I think the correct spelling is Packalacca and it's commonly called Ombu (Phytolacca dioica). There are a couple of old Ombu trees near where I live and one is heritage listed. Diggers Club curren...
  By Linton 6 days ago (1 responses)
indian gooseberry - hi i want to grow indian gooseberry, is it self pollinating or i have to grow two trees.thanx ...
  By charan 6 days ago (0 responses)
asimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard appleasimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard apple - It's been a few months since I last spoke about some self-fertile Asimina seeds I had received. The cv's were Prima, a European variety, and Sunflower. After 1 month in the fridge they started to spro...
  By Linton 6 days ago (248 responses)
Suggestions? - white sapote trees in melbourneSuggestions? - white sapote trees in melbourne - It will also be interesting to hear the results from those with a solitary WS, such as you Chad. It may be that the cross pollination is generating a lot of seeds as happens with a number of manda...
  By Rob19 6 days ago (38 responses)
Plants of interest.Plants of interest. - Hi Phil Express Post is as follows to 2484: Small satchel 35.5 x 22cm Up to 500g $10.85 D.barteri are $29.95 each Is there anything else you were chasing, I may have it....
  By Culloton 6 days ago (3 responses)
Yellow Lemon Tree LeavesYellow Lemon Tree Leaves - Thanks brain and Manfred. My guess was: 1) I let the soil dry for a day south sun , that result the young leaves to turn yellow drop and roots dry . 2)I suspect sulfur deficiency which the yellow...
  By Kelvin from SG 6 days ago (58 responses)
Citrus bug? - Hello, I need a little help identifying this pest from my juvenile orange tree. It's eaten all the flowers. There's a number of them on the tree, they aren't attached to the tree, they move around. P...
  By Kittykat 6 days ago (0 responses)
Insect with 2 horizontal stripesInsect with 2 horizontal stripes - Found this insect all over the backyard this morning, no idea what it is! Or if it's deadly...
  By Insect all over outside of garage! 7 days ago (0 responses)
potting size - Terry from Brassall . 0407865835. I must ask if a eureka lemon will grow in a 75 ltr pot ? Also a Dwarf olive ?...
  By Terry Gaskell 7 days ago (0 responses)
GOJIBERRIES - MY GOJI BERRIES FLOWER BUT DO NOT SET FRUIT? tHEY ARE 2YR OR MORE. FERTILISER SHORT? ...
  By Joan5 7 days ago (0 responses)
Malabar chestnut - Malabar chestnut grows more than 4m, our 3yo tree is about 5 going on for 6. Had its first fruit pod this year, tried to pick it with a long fruit picker and the pod exploded. I guess the chooks wil...
  By arcobelina 8 days ago (4 responses)
Piper Nigrum TrellisPiper Nigrum Trellis - Hello, I've received by Piper Nigrum many thanks. I was planning on planting it on the Trellis in the picture. Is this advisable? I notice on your picture and on the pepper farms online that ...
  By Dave M 8 days ago (0 responses)
Persimmon FuyuPersimmon Fuyu - My Fuyu's leaves have a slight hint of yellow at the edges. Nowhere as prominent as yours. However, my leaves have mostly turned and dropped. The scorching at the leaf tips could be from too much s...
  By Kephas1 9 days ago (1 responses)
First Fruit Sugar Apple SeedlingsFirst Fruit Sugar Apple Seedlings - Ish - well done - can you do a wider pic of two plants and a tasting description as well as cut in half pics before its devoured - to see how seedy they are? Thanks :) ...
  By Markmelb 9 days ago (1 responses)
Pepino plant leaves curlingPepino plant leaves curling - Pepino melons are susceptible to red mites. A leaf spray under the leaves will be necessary. Hope this helps....
  By Deacs1 9 days ago (3 responses)
Orange tree questionsOrange tree questions - I have a lot of navel oranges nearly ripe that are splitting. If I turn all reticulation off to them now would that prevent further splitting. ...
  By Donna B 10 days ago (32 responses)
Milk Kefir GrainsMilk Kefir Grains - Julie,thank you!...
  By Astrid1 10 days ago (344 responses)
Blueberry Burst - disease?Blueberry Burst - disease? - Leaves will go a little red if nights are cool down here in Melb - looks to me some sort of damage to that one branch low down - have you checked that? is like as if it is cambium damage or was bent? ...
  By Markmelb 11 days ago (1 responses)
Kestral seed potatoes - In answer to my own question. I bought Kestrel potatoes from Aldi. I washed them thoroughly under running water for a few minutes, dried them off then put them in a dark cupboard until the eyes star...
  By Kay Warlie 11 days ago (1 responses)
Growing figs in potsGrowing figs in pots - Thats a great root pruning idea tbcha1 as the fig roots are good at getting out of their pots - Ive been sitting in a big saucer of water over summer which worked great and got a fair crop - I have a ...
  By Markmelb 11 days ago (61 responses)
Avocado woes...Avocado woes... - Avos are ready to pick when their skin lose their shine and turn dull. Also, the stem near the fruit changes colour :-)...
  By Brendan 11 days ago (9 responses)
Jiaogulan dying - Mine does the same thing for the last 5 years, 1st year thought it was going into the compost bin, but came good again in spring. Always have kept it outdoors, year after year....
  By ivepeters 12 days ago (2 responses)
Nagami Cumquat Tree - Need some help please. Have 2 Nagami cumquat trees approx. 15 years old in the ground which are around 2.5 metres tall now. There is healthy foliage on the top 1 metre of the trees but the bottom 1.5...
  By Laney 12 days ago (0 responses)
transplanting - Thank you very much for your advice. Much appreciated....
  By cwdun 12 days ago (2 responses)
Lemon not blooming for yearsLemon not blooming for years - Thank you you again Manfred and sorry for my belated reply. I will give it another few years to see how it evolves....
  By Hide 12 days ago (6 responses)
Clove tree .Clove tree . - So- Trikus of Tully - would you have succeeded, had you been growing cloves in Mt Gambier, or Auckland, like others on this thread? It has taken you long enough - go, and boast no more! (My late...
  By Manfred 12 days ago (4 responses)
RambutanRambutan - One of our living treasures of the tropical fruit world (Hi Roger - what abut a comment every now and again?) once told me (in my tropical mode) &quote;if you want mangoes, grow rambutans, and when th...
  By Manfred 13 days ago (34 responses)
Feijoa fruit SydneyFeijoa fruit Sydney - Bad luck Brom. You're on their circuit now and they'll be back every year. They know when they're on a good thing....
  By Manfred 13 days ago (10 responses)
apple - Hi Jake- Your question got me excited because I used to try growing lots of stuff from cuttings which shouldn't work (and never did). Hartman and Kester says &quote;propagation of cultivars by ha...
  By Manfred 13 days ago (2 responses)
LardizabalaLardizabala - It's 2 years since the last report on progress of the Zabala fruits. The plants are still in the same pots and have reached the top of the lattice. Now they are flowering for the first time so that's ...
  By Linton 13 days ago (8 responses)
True velvick budwood - If you purchase a Secondo you just might get a Velvick rootstock - Only got mine in March 17 - I never thought of getting it to shoot below the graft and then regrafting it - or even trying to learn h...
  By Markmelb 13 days ago (1 responses)
white seedless longanwhite seedless longan - Here are my first red longans. The white seedless longantree suddenly died while it was planted 20 cm away from this tree in the same large pot. The nice red ones on the other picture is what th...
  By Bangkok 14 days ago (12 responses)
Macadamia Kernels Go Soft After Drying - Getting the correct dryness is important commercially. See [Link] page 66 Section &quote;Nut-in-shell drying and storage&quote;...
  By davewastech 14 days ago (2 responses)
Kiwiberry - Hardy kiwifruitKiwiberry - Hardy kiwifruit - Avail at Bunnings in the Incredible Edible range...
  By Pegasus 14 days ago (73 responses)
Cuttings/ seeds/ seedlings SwapCuttings/ seeds/ seedlings Swap - Does anyone have any Desert King fig cuttings for sale? thanks...
  By tbcha1 15 days ago (744 responses)
Wanted: Desert King fig tree or cuttings - Has anyone seen this fig variety around? thanks...
  By tbcha1 15 days ago (0 responses)

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Kumquat leaves discolorKumquat leaves discolor - Hi everyone, i am new to this forum and i have a kumquat, actually it belong to my auntie. The tree was around 4 years old and never has any fruit. I try to bring it back to life this year and i notic...
  By LazyMechanic 27 days ago (0 responses)
Wax Jambu of Water roseapple - Hi, I have a beautiful wax jambu of water roseapple, however over the last 2 seasons possums have eaten the tops of the tree and they don't seem to grow back. All the other part of the tree is growing...
  By andrea11 24 days ago (0 responses)
Stone Fruit Trees - Hi from Bundaberg, I am hopeful you will be able to give me some advice please as I have no idea what the problem is or how to treat it. I noticed today that my stone fruit trees have developed orang...
  By KJW 23 days ago (0 responses)
papaya - my papaya is getting yellow leaves and the heart is going brown. The baby fruit on it, some are still green so ok but some have also turned yellow. I lost one last week as the leaves went curled the h...
  By ohmypapaya 23 days ago (0 responses)
Pacific Plantain Pacific Plantain - Very attractive dark trunk and large delicous fruit make this a worthwhile addition . ...
  By Trikus 23 days ago (0 responses)
Growing fruit trees in soil with bad drainage - We are wanting to grow a small orchard on our Brisbane acreage. Our soil is rocky and has a lot of clay. We are thinking of doing raised beds to assist with drainage. Is this a good idea? Also what wo...
  By Dee 22 days ago (0 responses)
Paw Paw tree sickPaw Paw tree sick - Hi all, My 18 month old Paw Paw tree seems to be getting sick. The leaves are dying from the bottom up. The tree was sold from Bunnings as Bisexual but has never fruited, despite having multiple...
  By Xug 21 days ago (0 responses)
Sunshine Mimosa Plant wanted - Does anyone know where I can find seeds or plants for Sunshine Mimosa...
  By Gerowyn 21 days ago (0 responses)
Amalfi lemon tree - Can anyone tell me if I can obtain an Amalfi lemon tree anywhere in Australia and is it known by a different name here?...
  By Leonie 20 days ago (0 responses)
shade tree - Hi, We would like to plant a cape chestnut on the bank of the tweed river near murwillumbah. The water is brackish not much salt. There is flame trees and we have a mulberry tree on the bank. The area...
  By tweed 20 days ago (0 responses)
Weird fruitWeird fruit - Hi guys im based in qld and all my lemons llook like the above pic. Can any one tell me the cause and the treatment for them....
  By Brent day 19 days ago (0 responses)
yellow blotches on new growthyellow blotches on new growth - I have a Meyer lemon tree that is suffering from these yellow blotches only on new growth. It is on flying dragon rootstock growing in a 300mm pot. I've given it all purpose citrus food and 2 foliage...
  By Mitchell 19 days ago (0 responses)
Apple Trees - My Monzano and Fuji trees have wilting leaves on some branches but rest of tree is healthy. Some have 1/2 tree wilted and other 1/2 fine. It is not fire blight and looks like it would if needed water....
  By Terrell 17 days ago (0 responses)
Olive tree identification helpOlive tree identification help - Hi we just shifted in a rental property in SA. There is a tree like olive. Can anyone help to find what type it is?thanks...
  By Zad 17 days ago (0 responses)
Straighten bent fig treeStraighten bent fig tree - Hi all is there a easy way to straighten this fig (St Dominique) tree? is it worth while doing it? or should i just let straighter shoots come out and cut it back so it becomes fairly straight overal...
  By tbcha1 17 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado FuerteAvocado Fuerte - Hi all! Im really struggling to keep my Avo Fuerte tree alive... any help? Tips? Thank you! ...
  By Mari 15 days ago (0 responses)
Wanted: Desert King fig tree or cuttings - Has anyone seen this fig variety around? thanks...
  By tbcha1 15 days ago (0 responses)
Nagami Cumquat Tree - Need some help please. Have 2 Nagami cumquat trees approx. 15 years old in the ground which are around 2.5 metres tall now. There is healthy foliage on the top 1 metre of the trees but the bottom 1.5...
  By Laney 12 days ago (0 responses)
Piper Nigrum TrellisPiper Nigrum Trellis - Hello, I've received by Piper Nigrum many thanks. I was planning on planting it on the Trellis in the picture. Is this advisable? I notice on your picture and on the pepper farms online that ...
  By Dave M 8 days ago (0 responses)
GOJIBERRIES - MY GOJI BERRIES FLOWER BUT DO NOT SET FRUIT? tHEY ARE 2YR OR MORE. FERTILISER SHORT? ...
  By Joan5 7 days ago (0 responses)
potting size - Terry from Brassall . 0407865835. I must ask if a eureka lemon will grow in a 75 ltr pot ? Also a Dwarf olive ?...
  By Terry Gaskell 7 days ago (0 responses)
Insect with 2 horizontal stripesInsect with 2 horizontal stripes - Found this insect all over the backyard this morning, no idea what it is! Or if it's deadly...
  By Insect all over outside of garage! 7 days ago (0 responses)
Citrus bug? - Hello, I need a little help identifying this pest from my juvenile orange tree. It's eaten all the flowers. There's a number of them on the tree, they aren't attached to the tree, they move around. P...
  By Kittykat 6 days ago (0 responses)
indian gooseberry - hi i want to grow indian gooseberry, is it self pollinating or i have to grow two trees.thanx ...
  By charan 6 days ago (0 responses)
Avocado Fruit rotsAvocado Fruit rots - Hi everyone ! My family have more 200 avocado trees . About 1 year ago and now that we are gather fruit that have a big problem ... the fruit is rotten head end , it's really affective to my family'...
  By Kali perchlorat1 4 days ago (0 responses)
Macadamia Nut's Natural Flavor - Concerning an optimal balance of Freshness / Richest Natural Mac Nut Flavor / and Minimal Perfection-Curing Time. I'm seeking Informed subjective and or experienced grower and or Gourmet advice to No...
  By Gregory 4 days ago (0 responses)
passionfruit on bamboo? - Hi, my question is rather involved, so bear with me! I've always wanted to grow passionfruit along my back fence, both for a bit of privacy and for the fruit, however we have many many possums and...
  By belinda_mays 4 days ago (0 responses)
pruning 8 year olf fruit trees - how do I prune 8 year miniature fruit trees ...
  By A;llan Wahlert 4 days ago (0 responses)

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Seville OrangeSeville Orange - Hi Bruce. Could they be kumquats? When I used to live in Wollongbar, quite a few people had kumquat trees. They were pretty common and they were usually used to make jam/marmalade (we affectionatel...
  By brad16 2 days ago (363 responses)
PassionfruitPassionfruit - Well my 7-ish month old vines are doing really well and are growing fruit already. However, now it turns out that I am moving house. Bah. Can anyone tell me if it's possible to dig the vines up and...
  By chickenSniffer 4 days ago (630 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 4 days ago (355 responses)
asimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard appleasimina tribola/American pawpaw/ temperate custard apple - It's been a few months since I last spoke about some self-fertile Asimina seeds I had received. The cv's were Prima, a European variety, and Sunflower. After 1 month in the fridge they started to spro...
  By Linton 6 days ago (248 responses)
Milk Kefir GrainsMilk Kefir Grains - Julie,thank you!...
  By Astrid1 10 days ago (344 responses)
Cuttings/ seeds/ seedlings SwapCuttings/ seeds/ seedlings Swap - Does anyone have any Desert King fig cuttings for sale? thanks...
  By tbcha1 15 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 24 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 26 days ago (154 responses)
Gac Fruit anyone?Gac Fruit anyone? - Look on ebay. There is a girl from innisfail sells the seeds....
  By rustynutz 34 days ago (172 responses)
Growing avocado in MelbourneGrowing avocado in Melbourne - thanks for the tips Mark. Checked out those Geopots they look great and pretty cheap too. You said it doesnt matter if i dont get the A and B type plants in Melbourne. But will i get more fruit if...
  By tbcha1 39 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 47 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 65 days ago (258 responses)
Pandanus amaryllifoliusPandanus amaryllifolius - Have you looked on ebay to buy pandan plants? ...
  By jenniferpaisley 94 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 95 days ago (201 responses)
JaboticabaJaboticaba - Is it harmful to leave unpicked fruit on the tree?...
  By almo 97 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 101 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 103 days ago (185 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 118 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 124 days ago (157 responses)
Curry Leaf Tree in MelbourneCurry Leaf Tree in Melbourne - Where r u located to pickup please ...
  By Kristen 124 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 126 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 129 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 133 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 138 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 138 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 144 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 184 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 185 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 186 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 186 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 201 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 211 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 236 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 285 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 295 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 328 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 342 days ago (513 responses)
bee hivesbee hives - Fulham gardens. Thanks anyway mate. Il check the gummy add...
  By ben from adelaide 363 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 431 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 440 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 448 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 485 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 523 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 531 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 544 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 653 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 696 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 808 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 1118 days ago (212 responses)

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