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"Sorry to hear about your pawpaw plant, Cheryl.  Do you like curry, apparently the gr…"

Christa replied Jul 18 to PawPaws to share / trade

3 Jul 18
Reply by Cheryl Mascali

"No Doug, and it looks like I won't as the plant died while we were away for a week a…"

Christa replied Jun 27 to Just purchased a Syzygium aqueum

3 Jun 27
Reply by Christa

"Wow, one cup of chillies, I can barely handle one chilli, without turning into a sne…"

Christa replied May 21 to Salsas and sauces miscelllaney led me to PeriPeri, Chimichurri and Guasacaca .

15 Jun 6
Reply by Dave Riley

"Interesting edibles, Dave, We have grown most of them except breadfruit, tu-lip, and…"

Christa replied May 7 to PNG Traditional Vegetables Project'

1 May 7
Reply by Christa

"Happy to receive questions, there will be others that can help as well.  Pruning dep…"

Christa replied May 4 to Pruning Advice

3 May 4
Reply by Susan

"Vivienne, That is a good article on the ability of moringa. The section, "Moringa Se…"

Christa replied Apr 20 to Moringa (Malunggay)

17 Apr 28
Reply by Sophie

"Dave, have you read about the water cleaning effect of the feathery dry seeds of Mor…"

Christa replied Apr 19 to Moringa (Malunggay)

17 Apr 28
Reply by Sophie

"While reading up on that site there was a link to Tepary beans, which was interestin…"

Christa replied Mar 12 to PEARL MILLET

13 Mar 26
Reply by Andrew Cumberland

"Well done Dave, do you know which type leaf it is?"

Christa replied Mar 7 to Chaya

31 Mar 7
Reply by Dave Riley

"I will try to grow some cuttings, Dave.  If you have trouble obtaining them just let…"

Christa replied Mar 4 to Chaya

31 Mar 7
Reply by Dave Riley


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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.

Place your business add here! ($5 per month or $25 for 9 months)

Talk to Andy on 0422 022 961.  You can  Pay on this link

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