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Shell's Edible Backyard

Joined: 23/08/10 Updated: 23/08/10 Frost: High
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About My Edible Backyard


Why Shell Love's Edible Plants

changing all plants in my back yard to edible items, just for the satisfaction of picking and eating fresh food. 


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Cherry - Stella (Grafted) 1/10

Shell's Edible Fruits
Update: 2591 days 4hrs

Comments: -

just adore cherries

Height 2 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 1

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Pest Control:

i think sulfur to get rid of the spots on leaves.

Organic Status:Partially Organic

Question:

i bought the tree from the nursery and didnt realise it had spots on the leaves i bought a spray from bunnings i think it was something like sulphur cant really remember. I didnt plant the tree untill all leaves had fallen off, i removed the top layer of soil and then planted the tree, what do i do if the spots come back in spring?


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Mango - Bowen Seedling (Seedling)

Shell's Edible Fruits
Update: 2591 days 4hrs

Comments: -

reminds me of my family farm in far north queensland

Planted: 2009

Height 1 metres

Growing: In the Ground

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Fertiliser or Organics Used: cow manure and dynamic lifter

When I Fertilise: Spring

Question:

first tree that i planted died from the frost. I planted a new tree last spring and bought a bell shape plastic cover to protect the leaves from the frost this year. Although please give me suggestions on when it grows larger how to cover the tree in winter. Also will i alway have to cover the tree?


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Dwarf Mulberry - Black

Shell's Edible Fruits
Update: 2591 days 4hrs

Comments: -

reminds me of my childhood coming home with a stained mouth and hands and saying to mum "no mum i didnt steal the neighbours fruit."

Fruiting Months January, February, March

Planted: 2003

Height 3 metres

Growing: In the Ground

First Fruited: 3 Years from purchase in pot

Sun/Shade: Full Sun

Water Given in: Winter

Pruned By: 33% in Spring

Question:

not growing very well... very slow developing what can i put to fetilise the tree


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