Brisbane Local Food
15th November, it's about a week old. See the red-edged bracts? The white-fruited have all-green bracts. The ants are likely pollinators.
Albums: Dragon Fruit, 2015
Location: Deception Bay
Add a Comment
Join Brisbane Local Food
My (red) ones grow on the back east facing fence and don't get any love or attention from me at all. And yet they thrive and produce. Not to say that with a bit more tlc I might get more fruit!
Thanks for pic Elaine, I have read the notes you mentioned and it was quite informative. It is obvious that mine need more water. I believe the structure is OK, the red one is high up a trellis, they did that themselves. It looks like the healthiest one and it is branching out.
The white one looks like it is growing in poor conditions, but it is only about 6 ft from the red one. Not enough water on that one as well. The yellow one also looks deprived. More food and water needed and I have never given them lime yet so maybe a little of that and some sweet talkin.
Look at all those ant helpers! No flowers on any of my plants yet :(
Welcome toBrisbane Local Food
Sign Upor Sign In
Always add photos using the "From my computer" option, even if you are on a mobile phone or other device.
Added by Doug Hanning
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.
Talk to Andy on 0422 022 961. You can Pay on this link
© 2021 Created by Andrew Cumberland.
Report an Issue |
Terms of Service
Please check your browser settings or contact your system administrator.