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OZRJ's Edible Backyard

Joined: 26/11/08 Updated: 26/11/08 Frost: None
Location: Mermaid Waters, Qld

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Frank2 says... [2493 days 3hrs ago]
Hi OZRJ where is this "Advanced Jaboticaba planted? Country/state?
Frank2 says... [2493 days 3hrs ago]
I am in Sydney NSW & have planted 2 & just wondering what sort of care instructions would you have for me to apply on mine? (they are only very young newly planted this winter).
OZRJ says... [2492 days 3hrs ago]
G'day Frank; It's planted in my front yard here on the Gold Coast, Qld. From what I've experienced, they are a very hardy plant but do not like to dry out. I keep mine mulched out to the drip line at all times and feed it with light doses of NPK or Mixed animal manure maybe every 6 months. Likes full sun. Cheers

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Update: 2492 days 2hrs

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Fresh home grown garlic yum! Planted this garlic last April and harvested mid August. Pictures shw garlic still drying out. When dry I'll trim the stalks off and keep in a cool, dark and dry place.

 

Fruiting Months September

Planted: 2012

Growing: In the Ground

Fruit Harvest: 5 kilograms per Year

First Fruited: 6 Months from Purchase in Pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Winter

Pest Control:

No pest control needed, I think insects hate the garlic taste (which is great for gardeners)

Organic Status:Organic


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Jaboticaba 9/10

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Update: 2537 days 0hrs

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Easy to grow and fruit are delicious.

Fruiting Months April

Planted: 2011

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Spring

Pollination: Self Pollination

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

No sprays used or needed.

Organic Status:Organic

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