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Pear Sapling Question
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I bought some "Ecos" pears from Oikos Tree Crops & they are growing (Potted) like weeds. Some are now 2' tall. Should I top them to increase trunk diameter or continue to let them grow straight…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Wayne Mackenzie Mar 8, 2016.

Using Humic Acid
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Have any of you bought humic acid & used it? I finally took the plunge & bought 3 lbs of Tera-Vita SP-90  to try out  on my property.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Wayne Mackenzie Nov 22, 2015.

Che Trees - Any Members Have One?
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I was thinking about trying one out on my property, but they are pricey. Is the fruit tasty? Any feedback would be appreciated.…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by raf evan Feb 16, 2015.

Department Of Agriculture Cracks Down On Seed Libraries
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Did anyone else see this story out of PA.?…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Catherine, The Herb Lady Aug 16, 2014.

 

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"We use a large aquarium heater in the coldest months which has worked very well."
Jan 24
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"My wife has had it for 4 years I think. She puts it away for a few months during the summer."
Jan 24
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Tower Garden

"how long have you had your tower garden?  Has it been through a summer yet?"
Jan 23
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Dec 26, 2016
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"Tubex Tree Tube With Tay-Ya Tree Pan. Tree Is An ECOS Pear From OIKOS Tree Farm."
Dec 19, 2016
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Wild Pear In S.E. Az.

Tubex Tree Tube With Tay-Ya Tree Pan. Tree Is An ECOS Pear From OIKOS Tree Farm.
Dec 19, 2016
Wayne Mackenzie replied to Joseph McClellan's discussion should I be concerned about my weeping santa rosa plum?
"Wow...I didn't know trees that tall are available bare root.."
Apr 13, 2016
Wayne Mackenzie replied to Wayne Mackenzie's discussion Pear Sapling Question
"Thank you. I don't have them staked & will let them blow around unless we get some real wind. I think  I'm going to let them grow another 6" -12"."
Mar 8, 2016
Fascist Nation replied to Wayne Mackenzie's discussion Pear Sapling Question
"Trunk diameter is increased by wind shaking the tree back and forth.  Concomitantly it slows vertical growth as resources are diverted to increase trunk taper.  Weirdly enough this can be simulated by shaking a non-staked tree that is in a…"
Mar 7, 2016
Wayne Mackenzie posted a discussion

Pear Sapling question

I bought some "Ecos" pears from Oikos Tree Crops & they are growing (Potted) like weeds. Some are now 2' tall. Should I top them to increase trunk diameter or continue to let them grow straight up?http://oikostreecrops.com/products/edible-fruits/wild-pears/ecos-pear/ See More
Mar 6, 2016
Wayne Mackenzie replied to Polly's discussion Pomegranates Not Red?
"The fruit on our wonderful didn't ripen this year. I've heard a lot of people say the same thing on Brian Whitfill's radio show. The amount & size was huge though."
Jan 4, 2016
Wayne Mackenzie replied to Wayne Mackenzie's discussion Using Humic Acid
"Update - I can't assess the results for the property yet, but the H.A. appears to have made the 'Tower Garden' explode with growth! I'm always a little skeptical, but my wife swears this stuff is the best…"
Nov 22, 2015
Wayne Mackenzie replied to Catherine, The Herb Lady's discussion November Planting Tips 2015 - Re-Share
"I hope this rain keeps coming & El Nino is the real deal. We've ordered a load of shrubs & trees gambling on it."
Nov 15, 2015
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3 yr old li juju

"I'm jealous of your intact leaves."
Oct 22, 2015
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Impaled Varmints On Jujubes

"The L-Cuts came latter this year. It's a big problem."
Oct 4, 2015
raf evan commented on Wayne Mackenzie's photo
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Impaled Varmints On Jujubes

"know exacty what you mean.  from the pic above, i coud see some tell-tale signs of those pesky  leafcutter bees' handiwork--those round notches on the leaves.  maybe  the shrikes have learned their lesson,…"
Oct 4, 2015

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