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Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:43
Mike Allen wrote (see)

Try Paw Paw, sometimes spelled Pau Pau

Pau Pau seems too elongated and has less seeds

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:25
philippa smith2 wrote (see)

Andrew..........posts crossed............have you got a photo of the tree they came from ?

I'm intrigued now

 

philippa smith2 wrote (see)

Andrew..........posts crossed............have you got a photo of the tree they came from ?

I'm intrigued now

I'm afraid not.The top photo in my last post is a kaki so you can see the difference from the inside.

I've sent an email to my brother in law in Spain who, also ate one last year so I am hoping he can remember the name.

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:17

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42085.jpg?width=238&height=238&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42086.jpg?width=274&height=350&mode=max

 

persimmon   =    el caqui or kaki

 

They are rounder than kaki seeds

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 19:13

It's not Kaki

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 18:55

I've found this photo of the fruit.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42083.jpg?width=274&height=350&mode=max

 I do remember that the smell of the fruit itself wasn't particularly pleasant but, the taste was delicious 

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 18:20
fidgetbones wrote (see)

Could you put a coin or something to show size. ?

they look large  so poss peony, but its not a fruit?

This is 100%  a fruit seed/pip as my wife has just told me. We ate it in Spain 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42080.jpg?width=300&height=350&mode=max

 

late last year. That doesn't mean to say that the fruit is from Spain. It's possibly an exotic type.

Identifying Seeds (Help Needed)

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 17:38

I was given these these seeds about 6 months ago and I now cannot remember what they are.... should have labelled them.

All I can say is, that I think they are fruit seeds

 

Any help in the identification much appreciated...

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42076.jpg?width=320&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42077.jpg?width=320&height=350&mode=max

 

 

Victorian Plum Trees

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 17:33

Hello,

My neighbor  on the next plot is leaving unfortunately but fortunately for me he has given me the two plum trees in the images. I need to dig them up to transplant on my plot.

What is the best method to dig up (how far from the trunk) and, best method to replant.  Also when is the best time to dig them up?

My concern is, that when the next person comes along and takes over the plot he or she may claim them if I

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42073.jpg?width=320&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42074.jpg?width=320&height=350&mode=max

 

don't get them out within the next couple of weeks.

Hedge Trimmer Plug Needed

Posted: 11/04/2014 at 17:25

Hello,

Can anyone point me in the right direction where to purchase a plug and cable for this hedge trimmer. It's quite an old one.

The plug pins are flat as can be seen on the machine.

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42071.jpg?width=320&height=350&mode=max

 

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/42072.jpg?width=320&height=350&mode=max

 

Toms too early ?

Posted: 31/03/2014 at 18:45

I would say it's too early for an unheated greenhouse at this time of year. I did mine early one time in my shed. Left them near the window and then, a sharp drop in temps just saw them wilt and die.

 

I don't think they look droopy at all or, leggy. Remember that when you plant them you can bury them up to the bottom set of leaves which will promote a good root system and a strong stem.

 

If I'm wrong, the experts will pick up on the thread so don't worry too much.

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