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  1. Mark
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    Tip How to use this forum

    This forum (or section) was created to provide a discussion area specific to SUB-TROPICAL climates. Most fruit & veg discussions should be placed in the Fruit & Vegetable Growing forum. If you...
    This forum (or section) was created to provide a discussion area specific to SUB-TROPICAL climates. Most fruit & veg discussions should be placed in the Fruit & Vegetable Growing forum. If you have a question or a discussion point that is clearly SUB-TROPICAL climate-related then use this forum.
    This forum (or section) was created to provide a discussion area specific to SUB-TROPICAL climates. Most fruit & veg discussions should be placed in the Fruit & Vegetable Growing forum. If you have a question or a discussion point that is...
    This forum (or section) was created to provide a discussion area specific to SUB-TROPICAL climates. Most fruit & veg discussions should be placed in the Fruit & Vegetable Growing forum. If you...
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  2. Ray Speed
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    Another 5 new tree's lol

    fruit tree's going well, lots of flowers lots of fruit starting to come, very young tree's exciting times
    fruit tree's going well, lots of flowers lots of fruit starting to come, very young tree's exciting times
    fruit tree's going well, lots of flowers lots of fruit starting to come, very young tree's exciting times
    fruit tree's going well, lots of flowers lots of fruit starting to come, very young tree's exciting times

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  3. DTK

    Sub Tropical, SEQ planting this summer

    you have no idea how helpful this list is. going to be seeking out many of these and giving them a go. thanks from a noobie gardener
    you have no idea how helpful this list is. going to be seeking out many of these and giving them a go. thanks from a noobie gardener
    you have no idea how helpful this list is. going to be seeking out many of these and giving them a go. thanks from a noobie gardener
    you have no idea how helpful this list is. going to be seeking out many of these and giving them a go. thanks from a noobie gardener

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  4. Wedgetail
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    Today's Haul

    Hi Dan only tried Spearmint, Chilli ,capsicum and a few of the lemon scented ones. Dave
    Hi Dan only tried Spearmint, Chilli ,capsicum and a few of the lemon scented ones. Dave
    Hi Dan only tried Spearmint, Chilli ,capsicum and a few of the lemon scented ones. Dave
    Hi Dan only tried Spearmint, Chilli ,capsicum and a few of the lemon scented ones. Dave

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  5. Wedgetail

    Peanut Tree

    Thanks for letting us know Chris looking forward to seeing how it comes along I will be ordering 4 next week . Dave
    Thanks for letting us know Chris looking forward to seeing how it comes along I will be ordering 4 next week . Dave
    Thanks for letting us know Chris looking forward to seeing how it comes along I will be ordering 4 next week . Dave
    Thanks for letting us know Chris looking forward to seeing how it comes along I will be ordering 4 next week . Dave

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  6. Mje772003

    Problem Small green grasshopper issue

    In Australia it's called Dipel.
    In Australia it's called Dipel.
    In Australia it's called Dipel.
    In Australia it's called Dipel.
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  7. Sabot

    Fingerlime Extravaganza

    Mary, I got mine from Bunnings.
    Mary, I got mine from Bunnings.
    Mary, I got mine from Bunnings.
    Mary, I got mine from Bunnings.

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  8. Fish Heads
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    Growing Potatoes - SE QLD

    Planted potatoes in one of my compost piles They our thriving. We plant potatoes here in central Louisiana on valentine day, makes it easy to remember!
    Planted potatoes in one of my compost piles They our thriving. We plant potatoes here in central Louisiana on valentine day, makes it easy to remember!
    Planted potatoes in one of my compost piles They our thriving. We plant potatoes here in central Louisiana on valentine day, makes it easy to remember!
    Planted potatoes in one of my compost piles They our thriving. We plant potatoes here in central Louisiana on valentine day, makes it easy to remember!

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  9. col

    Dragon fruit in Hervey Bay

    Thanks again Col. Great info; much appreciated!
    Thanks again Col. Great info; much appreciated!
    Thanks again Col. Great info; much appreciated!
    Thanks again Col. Great info; much appreciated!

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  10. col

    Fruit Fly at it again!!!

    Thanks for that! Will give it a go this year and see if we have success!
    Thanks for that! Will give it a go this year and see if we have success!
    Thanks for that! Will give it a go this year and see if we have success!
    Thanks for that! Will give it a go this year and see if we have success!

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  11. Gavin H

    Problem Tomato’s

    Hi that has happend to me they just need a bit of feterlizer and white oil that you can home make kind regards Jake
    Hi that has happend to me they just need a bit of feterlizer and white oil that you can home make kind regards Jake
    Hi that has happend to me they just need a bit of feterlizer and white oil that you can home make kind regards Jake
    Hi that has happend to me they just need a bit of feterlizer and white oil that you can home make kind regards Jake

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  12. The Rubber Kitty

    Problem What is wrong with my cucumbers?

    Awesome I will try that ^_^ I have replanted some shallots near it too ...
    Awesome I will try that ^_^ I have replanted some shallots near it too ...
    Awesome I will try that ^_^ I have replanted some shallots near it too ...
    Awesome I will try that ^_^ I have replanted some shallots near it too ...
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  13. Ray Speed
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    Few things happening around the place

    My girlfriend loves the roses and we are planning a much larger rose garden soon :) watch this space
    My girlfriend loves the roses and we are planning a much larger rose garden soon :) watch this space
    My girlfriend loves the roses and we are planning a much larger rose garden soon :) watch this space
    My girlfriend loves the roses and we are planning a much larger rose garden soon :) watch this space
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  14. Gavin H

    Soil test

    Meant to say raised garden bed. I took that sample from 1. I do have another raised garden bed and 1 in ground
    Meant to say raised garden bed. I took that sample from 1. I do have another raised garden bed and 1 in ground
    Meant to say raised garden bed. I took that sample from 1. I do have another raised garden bed and 1 in ground
    Meant to say raised garden bed. I took that sample from 1. I do have another raised garden bed and 1 in ground

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  15. Tonytony

    What do yall grow during summer?

    Yep if planting under fruit trees u can either do pots or mound up the area under the tree so your veges roots "live" in the top layer without affecting the tree roots.
    Yep if planting under fruit trees u can either do pots or mound up the area under the tree so your veges roots "live" in the top layer without affecting the tree roots.
    Yep if planting under fruit trees u can either do pots or mound up the area under the tree so your veges roots "live" in the top layer without affecting the tree roots.
    Yep if planting under fruit trees u can either do pots or mound up the area under the tree so your veges roots "live" in the top layer without affecting the tree roots.
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  16. Jacob

    Problem weeds everywhere!

    Watch Charles Dowding's No Dig videos on Youtube. He makes it easy to deal with weeds.
    Watch Charles Dowding's No Dig videos on Youtube. He makes it easy to deal with weeds.
    Watch Charles Dowding's No Dig videos on Youtube. He makes it easy to deal with weeds.
    Watch Charles Dowding's No Dig videos on Youtube. He makes it easy to deal with weeds.

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  17. bradley nusbaum

    Problem with Nematodes

    I have bought some but haven’t applied them yet.
    I have bought some but haven’t applied them yet.
    I have bought some but haven’t applied them yet.
    I have bought some but haven’t applied them yet.
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  18. Gavin H

    Red blueberry leaves

    I did put a slow release fertiliser on about a week before I noticed the red. I’ll increase the water and see how they go. Thanks :)
    I did put a slow release fertiliser on about a week before I noticed the red. I’ll increase the water and see how they go. Thanks :)
    I did put a slow release fertiliser on about a week before I noticed the red. I’ll increase the water and see how they go. Thanks :)
    I did put a slow release fertiliser on about a week before I noticed the red. I’ll increase the water and see how they go. Thanks :)

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  19. Gavin H

    Issue with lemons

    Nathan, That's what we've been talking about. That IS the organic method. Fix your soil using trace elements. Spray with copper for next year's crop. An application of trace elements will always...
    Nathan, That's what we've been talking about. That IS the organic method. Fix your soil using trace elements. Spray with copper for next year's crop. An application of trace elements will always help any soil. Plenty of bands to choose from. Manutec, Searles, some say they are more organic than...
    Nathan, That's what we've been talking about. That IS the organic method. Fix your soil using trace elements. Spray with copper for next year's crop. An application of trace elements will always help any soil. Plenty of bands to choose from....
    Nathan, That's what we've been talking about. That IS the organic method. Fix your soil using trace elements. Spray with copper for next year's crop. An application of trace elements will always...

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  20. Tony Baker

    Dragon fruit harvest

    Mya audio is poor as I was just playing around with a gopro The treated pine sleepers I had some of them up snapped in a storm so I have to sort that out when I return home.
    Mya audio is poor as I was just playing around with a gopro The treated pine sleepers I had some of them up snapped in a storm so I have to sort that out when I return home.
    Mya audio is poor as I was just playing around with a gopro The treated pine sleepers I had some of them up snapped in a storm so I have to sort that out when I return home.
    Mya audio is poor as I was just playing around with a gopro The treated pine sleepers I had some of them up snapped in a storm so I have to sort that out when I return home.
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  21. MichaelSchonefeld

    Corn..what went wrong??

    That's adequate watering, so it could be something else like nutrients.
    That's adequate watering, so it could be something else like nutrients.
    That's adequate watering, so it could be something else like nutrients.
    That's adequate watering, so it could be something else like nutrients.

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  22. Matt Kurl
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    Sweet potato harvesting

    Can I just clarify for everyone, sweet potatoes don't usually grow from other potatoes. They grow from vine cuttings. You can put a sweet potato root in the ground and sometimes get more...
    Can I just clarify for everyone, sweet potatoes don't usually grow from other potatoes. They grow from vine cuttings. You can put a sweet potato root in the ground and sometimes get more roots. But the usual way to grow them is from vine cuttings. The ends of vines, the off-cuts around 60cm long...
    Can I just clarify for everyone, sweet potatoes don't usually grow from other potatoes. They grow from vine cuttings. You can put a sweet potato root in the ground and sometimes get more roots. But the usual way to grow them is from vine...
    Can I just clarify for everyone, sweet potatoes don't usually grow from other potatoes. They grow from vine cuttings. You can put a sweet potato root in the ground and sometimes get more...

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  23. MichaelSchonefeld

    What is it??

    Thanks ClissAT. I have discovered for me that Best use is burning it. It is such a pest!
    Thanks ClissAT. I have discovered for me that Best use is burning it. It is such a pest!
    Thanks ClissAT. I have discovered for me that Best use is burning it. It is such a pest!
    Thanks ClissAT. I have discovered for me that Best use is burning it. It is such a pest!

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  24. Ray Speed

    Look what we found

    absolutely love the flavor of the fruit, very subtle
    absolutely love the flavor of the fruit, very subtle
    absolutely love the flavor of the fruit, very subtle
    absolutely love the flavor of the fruit, very subtle
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  25. Keiran Roles

    Blueberry help

    I want blueberry kisses bushes! Thank you for your time and especially knowledge! Hope you have a great day! Cheryl
    I want blueberry kisses bushes! Thank you for your time and especially knowledge! Hope you have a great day! Cheryl
    I want blueberry kisses bushes! Thank you for your time and especially knowledge! Hope you have a great day! Cheryl
    I want blueberry kisses bushes! Thank you for your time and especially knowledge! Hope you have a great day! Cheryl

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  26. Ringo Perkov

    Question about taking blackberry cuttings

    I have blackberries that are a bit over a yr. old and I am expecting them to have runners I can separate for multiplying my plants. I am on the gulf coast of Texas and got prime ark thornless...
    I have blackberries that are a bit over a yr. old and I am expecting them to have runners I can separate for multiplying my plants. I am on the gulf coast of Texas and got prime ark thornless plants from Stark Bros. Good luck and Happy Growing ! P J the DivingTemptress and Dirt Diva
    I have blackberries that are a bit over a yr. old and I am expecting them to have runners I can separate for multiplying my plants. I am on the gulf coast of Texas and got prime ark thornless plants from Stark Bros. Good luck and Happy Growing...
    I have blackberries that are a bit over a yr. old and I am expecting them to have runners I can separate for multiplying my plants. I am on the gulf coast of Texas and got prime ark thornless...
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