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How Hot is That Chilli?

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Started by Elaine de Saxe

0 Oct 18

Broad Beans

The all-time favourite edible. A marginal crop for this area (coastal south-east Queensland). And one I have struggled to grow for years. U…

Started by Elaine de Saxe

5 Oct 14
Reply by Rob Walter

What Fruit Trees do you have fruit on this Spring.

Well despite the lack of rain, we are reaping some of the fruits of our labour. Our dwarf black mulberry has kilo's of berry fruit. We have…

Started by Christa

7 Sep 17
Reply by Elaine de Saxe

Seed Porn: Hyacinth Beans , Agati and Feijoa

I love seeds 'cause they can be so various. I'm indulging on one of those seed obsession periods and have been ordering seeds for Walking …

Started by Dave Riley

2 Aug 31
Reply by Dave Riley

Growing onions in Brisbane

Onions bulb when the day length is long enough for that variety even if they have not been planted long enough to developed use able onions…

Started by Jeff Kiehne

21 Aug 14
Reply by Che Corrie

Crabapples in Brisbane?

Anyone growing crabapples in Brisbane for the fruit?  I'm interested to know if any varieties work and where they can be sourced :)

Started by Nigel

2 Jul 13
Reply by Nigel

Chestnuts for Subtropics

Look what I got in my inbox! Dear Susan, You made an enquiry with us quite a while ago now. Sorry for taking so long to get this ready for…

Started by Susan

10 Mar 20
Reply by Susan

Korean Cheongyang green chili pepper

I don't suppose anyone has any Cheongyang pepper seeds? I have some of the tasty green fruits but I doubt I can dry them to seeds. When gre…

Started by Dave Riley

2 Mar 12
Reply by Dave Riley

Turmeric - Temulawak now available UT RARE Curcuma zanthorrhiza

Turmeric - Temulawak UT RARE Curcuma zanthorrhiza Not to Norfolk Island, TAS or WA Syn. Javanese ginger A shade-loving, hardy, beauti…

Started by Dave Riley

0 Feb 15

Agati :a small, upright and fast growing tropical legume tree.

It's conscious use for shade drew my attention but it also is a legume, forage plant and edible. Wood useful too. Fast growth from from see…

Started by Dave Riley

5 Nov 17, 2017
Reply by Mary-Ann Baker


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