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"Thanks. That would be great! "

Dave Riley replied 10 hours ago to Chaya

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"Good that you have folk from Nepal labouring in your garden! The trick with nopales…"

Dave Riley replied yesterday to Chaya

28 10 hours ago
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"But the Aibika looks like that too. Abelmoschus manihot tree spinach aibika beli. An…"

Dave Riley replied on Wednesday to Chaya

28 10 hours ago
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"There are a couple of species of Chaya -- one with fine hairs. The leaves supposedly…"

Dave Riley replied on Wednesday to Chaya

28 10 hours ago
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"No I've not microwaved the leaves. Must do. You can boil Chaya for about 10 minutes,…"

Dave Riley replied on Wednesday to Chaya

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"No. I haven't tried or grown it. But I must. Local folk from Tongan should have it. "

Dave Riley replied on Sunday to Chaya

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"Well, sort of...as there is a plant called 'Tree Spinach' (Chenopodium giganteum) an…"

Dave Riley replied on Saturday to Chaya

28 10 hours ago
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"My fav spinach greens in order of delight: CHAYA: has to come out as #1. Despite th…"

Dave Riley replied Feb 27 to Chaya

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"Further on Milpa... So much of the online stuff available is in Spanish but there ar…"

Dave Riley replied Feb 18 to PEARL MILLET

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"FYI: I just came upon this interesting article on the Milpa system of agriculture --…"

Dave Riley replied Feb 17 to PEARL MILLET

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GrowVetiver

Vetiver grass helps to stabilise soil and protects it against erosion.  It can protect against pests and weeds. Vetiver is also used as animal feed. (Wiki.)

GrowVetiver is a plant nursery run by Dave & Keir Riley that harvests and grows Vetiver grass for local community applications and use. It is based in Beachmere, just north of Brisbane, Australia.


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