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Wanted: Talinum triangulare/Surinam spinach

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ashara Aug 28. 3 Replies

Good morning lovely gardeners!  I know I am not a proper member and accept your wrath as my due for intrusion, but I hope someone can helpI work for NSW DPI in weed biocontrol- we do testing to check…Continue

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Ashara replied to Ashara's discussion Wanted: Talinum triangulare/Surinam spinach
"Hi everyone A huge thanks to those who found and sent me some Talinum- the cuttings and seedlings are in the glasshouse and doing really well, it's super appreciated. As the stem-wilting bug is already released in South Africa- they have…"
Aug 28
Rob Walter replied to Ashara's discussion Wanted: Talinum triangulare/Surinam spinach
"I've emailed Ashara, as even though this is not the best time of year for Suriname spinach, I think I can provide it."
Aug 9
Dianne Caswell left a comment for Ashara
"Welcome to the site Ashara, I do hope some of our members are able to help you out with what you are looking for."
Aug 7
Dianne Caswell favorited Ashara's discussion Wanted: Talinum triangulare/Surinam spinach
Aug 7
Elaine de Saxe replied to Ashara's discussion Wanted: Talinum triangulare/Surinam spinach
"What's 'improper' Ashara? ;-) There will be gardeners who grow this plant, I used to but don't now. What an interesting area you work in!"
Aug 7
Elaine de Saxe favorited Ashara's discussion Wanted: Talinum triangulare/Surinam spinach
Aug 7
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Wanted: Talinum triangulare/Surinam spinach

Good morning lovely gardeners!  I know I am not a proper member and accept your wrath as my due for intrusion, but I hope someone can helpI work for NSW DPI in weed biocontrol- we do testing to check if the insect we hope to import will eat any native or horticultural plants, or solely the weed we wish to control.  The next project coming in is to control Pereskia aculeata, a leaf cactus, and I am commencing looking for a range of other plants for host-range testing- in this instance, Talinum…See More
Aug 7
Andrew Cumberland left a comment for Ashara
"Welcome to the site.  Hope you can find what you are looking for!"
Aug 7
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Aug 7

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About me:
Working for NSW Department of Primary Industries in Weed Biocontrol, looking for certain species for host-specificity testing- I spend my days growing weeds so we can oppress them in the wild!
I am currently involved with the following community gardens and groups:
Extensive home vege patch (with avian sorters and fertilisers) and occasionally volunteering at the local Botanic Gardens
I am interested in:
Calandrinia ptychosperma
Montia australasica
Talinum triangulare
Carpobrotus rossii
Carpobrotus modestus
I can offer (you can't offer too much or too little - we don't mind)
None/Unsure
What I am looking for:
Information, Plants or Produce
Location
Other location in Australia

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At 15:45 on August 7, 2018, Dianne Caswell said…

Welcome to the site Ashara, I do hope some of our members are able to help you out with what you are looking for.

At 10:34 on August 7, 2018, Andrew Cumberland said…

Welcome to the site.  Hope you can find what you are looking for!

 
 
 

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