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Tuten's Edible Backyard

Joined: 13/08/09 Updated: 15/08/09 Frost:
Location: Clear Mountain


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Finger Lime (Seedling) 5/10

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Update: 3688 days 5hrs

Comments: -

I'm not 100% sure this is the same species as what I am growing.  I bought it as a native lime.

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

None

Organic Status:Organic


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Peanut Tree (Seedling) 7/10

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Update: 3688 days 5hrs

Comments: -

I have a few of these trees, some are doing really well, some look a bit leggy.

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

None

Organic Status:Organic


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Pineapple - F180 10/10

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Update: 3688 days 5hrs

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They take a while to fruit, but the tiny fruit looks wonderful and the mature fruit tastes so good!  A great looking plant and I use it as a border plant as well.

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

None

Organic Status:Organic


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silversam1 says... [1334 days 7hrs ago]


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Plum Pine (Seedling) 3/10

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Update: 3688 days 5hrs

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This plant was sold as a Christmas Tree in our local community nursery, has grown well considering it was in a pot for so long before I put it into the ground.  I love the glossy leaves.

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Organic Status:Organic


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Common Mint

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Update: 3688 days 5hrs

Pollination: No


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Comfrey

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Update: 3688 days 5hrs

Pollination: No


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Native Mulberry (Seedling) 5/10

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Update: 3688 days 5hrs

Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Low Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Organic Status:Organic


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Rosemary

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Update: 3689 days 4hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
This plant has been in our family for 4 generations and came with us interstate. Is doing well considering I kept it in a pot for years. Is now in ground.

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Burdekin Plum

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Update: 3689 days 4hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Is troubled by leaf eating insects. Growing tall but doesn't look so healthy.

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Lemon Grass

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Update: 3689 days 4hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
I planted around citrus plants as a companion but Lemongrass grows so tall, I have to cut it back regularly.

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Lemon Myrtle

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Update: 3689 days 4hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
The most wonderful scent. Leaves retain scent well in long term storage.

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Bay Tree 10/10

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Update: 3690 days 5hrs

Planted: 2007

Height 2 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

None

Organic Status:Organic


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Grows faster than I expected, plenty of leaves to harvest.

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Neem Tree

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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Has only been in ground for a few months, looking forward to seeing it start to grow in Spring.

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Fig - Deciduous

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Update: 3690 days 6hrs


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Davidsons Plum - QLD

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Update: 3690 days 6hrs


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Only a couple of years old but growing strongly, large compound leaves - attractive.

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Native Ginger

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Update: 3690 days 6hrs


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Great as a screen in shady areas.

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Sweet Potato - Sweet n Gold

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Update: 3690 days 6hrs


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Keep ducks and chickens away from beds with sweet potato - they love digging them up.

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Blue flax-lily

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Update: 3690 days 6hrs


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
The colour of the berries really stands out and looks wonderful.

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Arrowroot

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Update: 3690 days 6hrs


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Great screen in full shade. Grows quickly and multiplies well.

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Turmeric Orange

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Update: 3690 days 6hrs


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Great looking leaves, rhizomes fragrant and gives good colour and taste to dishes.

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Ginger QLD

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
I think Ginger would do better with more water than we can supply.

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Cardamon Ginger

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Tough and pretty plant.

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Galangal

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Tough as nails, survives on rainwater only. Can be divided regularly.

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Asparagus - Mary Washington

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
One of life's joys, eating asparagus while standing in the garden!

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Choko - White

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Tough, spreading vine. We use it to cover animal enclosures for shade and aesthetics.

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Passionfruit - Black

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Delicious passionfruit, large vine.

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Passionfruit - Panama Sweet Gold (G)

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Good tasting fruit, fruits for a long period with abundant fruit. Large, spreading plant.

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Passionfruit - Panama Red Pandora

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Good tasting fruit, abundant fruit over a long period. Will grow well over sheds, up trees etc.

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Black Sapote - Chocolate

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Make sure fruit is well ripened as it can burn mouth and throat if underripe.

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Grumichama - Black

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
one of my favourite fruits. Absolutely delicious.

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Lilly PIlly - Cascade

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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paw paw

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Great fruit, goes well with a bit of lime juice.

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Papaya - Sri Lankan Red

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Skinny plant, not much fruit so far.

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Mandarin - Imperial

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Nice juicy fruit, tough plant.

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Lemon - Eureka

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Lime - Tahitian

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Masses of fruit, fruits a few times a year, good looking tree.

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Lemonade Tree

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Lovely tasting fruit.

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Dwarf Orange - Navelina

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Orange - Blood

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Fruit flesh is streaked with red, rather than fully red. Could be temperature related?

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Orange - Valencia

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Dwarf Apple - Tropic Sweet

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
First tree died - root rot? Have planted another one a few months ago.

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Dwarf Apple - Tropical Anna

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Fruit tastes good, tough tree.

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Lychee - No Mai Chi

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Brilliant taste, attractive foliage.

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Longan - Biew Kiew

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Tall thin tree, no fruit yet. Has been in ground for about 3 years.

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Nectarine - Sunwright

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Delicious fruit. Abundant fruit on young tree. Flowers prolifically and attracts so many bees you can hear the tree buzzing from a distance.

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Dwarf Avocado - Wurtz (A)

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Still too young to fruit.

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Avocado - Hass (A)

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
This even survived me, I had no luck with Avocadoes until I planted them in a raised mound. Tree is doing well and fruiting well.

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Mango - R2E2 (Grafted)

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Only a few years old, so not fruiting yet. Tall so far but has large area to grow into.

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Mango - Kwan

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Small tree, only a few fruit and those fell off after a few weeks. Still, only a few years old.

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Mango - Bowen Seedling

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Got ringbarked by whipper snipper (enthusiastic worker) but has suckered and is regrowing strongly. Was only a sapling when ringbarked.

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Raspberry - Atherton

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Pollination: No


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Don't plant directly into ground unless you have a root barrier. I made this mistake and the canes have popped up in a large area now.

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Dwarf Mulberry - Black 5/10

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Planted: 2009

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Pollination: No

Fertiliser or Organics Used: homemade compost

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Organic Status:Organic


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Family favourite, hard to find any fruit left after kids are finished. Tough as nails tree, no extra water needed, survives on rainwater.

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Dwarf Coffee - Catuai 10/10

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Fruiting Months July, August, September

Planted: 2007

Height 1.5 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 2

Fruit Harvest: 2 kilograms per Year

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

Fertiliser or Organics Used: home compost

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

None

Organic Status:Organic


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Tuten says... [3690 days 5hrs ago]
Gorgeous looking plant with glossy leaves and bright red fruit all along the branches. No pests.

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Mulberry - White Seedling 10/10

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Update: 3690 days 7hrs

Fruiting Months August and September

Height 3 metres

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Summer

Pollination: No

Fertiliser or Organics Used: home compost

When I Fertilise: Yearly

Pest Control:

None

Organic Status:Organic


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Tuten says... [3690 days 6hrs ago]
We prefer black mulberries, but these are very sweet.

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