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low-chill peach trees for sale - 3 years old

Started by Kylie P in Buy, Sell, Swap or Give Away. Last reply by Kylie P 1 hour ago. 2 Replies

I will be selling a number of low-chill peach trees in a few weeks time when they are dormant.  They were all bought from Daley's from mid to late 2012 so they are all about 3 years old.  My plan was…Continue

Tags: tree, fruit, subtropical, trees, peach

Bee Box Native Stingless Bee OATH (Original Australian Trigona Hive) with honey super.

Started by Colin Westwood in Buy, Sell, Swap or Give Away. Last reply by Colin Westwood 6 hours ago. 7 Replies

I now have available, heavy duty, craftsman build OATH boxes available for those who would like to split their existing hive, or perhaps box up the bees from a log, water meter box or other…Continue

Tags: Hive), Trigona, with, honey, super.

moringa tree

Started by PHIL GRIFFITH-LEAKE in Chooks and other backyard creatures. Last reply by PHIL GRIFFITH-LEAKE yesterday. 13 Replies

Does anyone have a moringa tree or alternatively seeds to swap please?Continue

"Native Bees"

Started by warren goodlet in Buy, Sell, Swap or Give Away. Last reply by Colin Westwood on Thursday. 10 Replies

G'day everyone...........has anyone got  native bees just in a log? That's pretty much all I can afford at the moment. I saw a huge difference in the strike rate of pumpkin flowers at someone's…Continue

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Time to fly away for winter. Bees, Crows and mice, car for sale and room for rent.

Posted by Colin Westwood on April 16, 2015 at 12:29 0 Comments

That time of year again when it's time to fly away for the winter, quite literally. Off to SE Asia again in May so busy getting my 'house in order' here.

There is currently one Native stingless bee hive available for purchase. Also I have recently posted my 'room for rent' onto flatmates.com.au because I'm looking to find a house-mate to share here. The single room at the back of the house is advertised for $130/ week which includes free power and water, so if anyone is interested…

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grasshoppers

Posted by PHIL GRIFFITH-LEAKE on April 7, 2015 at 17:33 4 Comments

I went away for two weeks and grasshoppers took up residence in my veggie patch, stripping the greens bare. Who Knows an effective cure please. I googled and the lay up to 200 eggs at a time.

Riley's Pet Hotel

Posted by Lyn Buffett on April 3, 2015 at 19:30 1 Comment

Our Chook Hotel for visitors

Our first visitors

Our first doggy…

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On the nose

Posted by Gabriele Duffy on March 12, 2015 at 11:39 1 Comment

Followed my nose in the garden the other day. I thought the neighbour's cat had made a deposit in my garden again. Would you believe that this was the culprit? It stinks worse than any cat poo you have ever smelled. It's a Lantern Stinkhorn and attracts flies which then spread the spores to other areas in the garden.…

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April 18, 2015 from 2pm to 4pm
Our April Garden Visit will be at Colin Westwood's place in Logan Central in the afternoon.  Colin's place is a standard sized suburban house block that is full of interesting and productive food plants and sustainable lifestyle gadgets.  This is how Colin describes his place: My garden is designed to be a "Permaculture" style, minimum maintenance, environmentally sustainable, suburban jungle. The idea is to…See More
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Kylie P replied to Kylie P's discussion low-chill peach trees for sale - 3 years old
"Hi Brother Joe.  Thanks for your comments back about this post -  I do appreciate it.  :-)  Funnily enough, this was my very plan with regards to drastically pruned and closely planted trees......with early, mid and late fruiting…"
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Simone Pfuhl commented on Louise Staunton's event 'LFG EVENT;Garden Visit to Colins place in Logan Central'
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Colin Westwood replied to Colin Westwood's discussion Bee Box Native Stingless Bee OATH (Original Australian Trigona Hive) with honey super.
"No hive I have sold has ever been lost. My one loss was of a hive I'd rescued from a water meter box a few months ago, that was placed way too near to the original hive. (they abandoned the hive box and returned to the meter box instead). My…"
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Kylie P replied to Colin Westwood's discussion Bee Box Native Stingless Bee OATH (Original Australian Trigona Hive) with honey super.
"So you could split your hive at this time of year...but unless your buyer of the split hive has the same temps and microclimate with lots of food,  their new hive would be at risk?"
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Colin Westwood replied to Colin Westwood's discussion Bee Box Native Stingless Bee OATH (Original Australian Trigona Hive) with honey super.
"Agreed that the hive beetle is by far the biggest risk Kylie. Russell had advised me not to do a split if there are Cadagi trees in flower and the problem around my place is that there are many and they were flowering well into January so splitting…"
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