Knife Small Kiwi Grafting Cutting Harvesting Fruit Tool

Knife Small Kiwi Grafting Cutting Harvesting Fruit Tool

Knife Small Kiwi Grafting Cutting Harvesting Fruit Tool 1x small straight blade knife as pictured! 7cm long, very slightly curved, razor sharp, stainless steel blade, with a 10cm long bright orange plastic handle. I have tried all sorts of tools for grafting and taking cuttings, and out of all of them I reckon these guys…

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Key Ring Knife Multi Tool Letter Opener

Key Ring Knife Multi Tool Letter Opener

Key Ring Knife Multi Tool Letter Opener 1x handy little stainless steel gadget sent directly from my place to yours. Fits on your keys like just any other key, but has so many uses. Personally I use it as a letter opener most of the time and for that it is perfect. The sharp edged…

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Murdannia Graminea Grass Lily Seeds

Murdannia Graminea Grass Lily Tuber Seeds

Murdannia Graminea Grass Lily Seeds Packet of 10+ seeds from this awesome native tuberous vegetable! I have always eaten these guys when cruising around the bush, and they are a very reliable bushtucker. That said, it took me ages to work out how to grow them at home as a productive food crop too. In…

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Seed Dormancy Scarification Germination Inhibitors

Seed Dormancy Scarification Germination Inhibitors

Some species have natural chemicals within them that prevent germination of the seeds. They are designed like that because in a particular environment just falling to the ground and sprouting immediately would mean death and extinction of the species. By delaying germination and not sprouting today, they increase their chance of survival tomorrow. This is…

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Germinating Nelumbo and Nucifera Lotus Seeds

Germinating Nelumbo and Nucifera Lotus seeds

Straight off the bat I will say that germination of aquatic seeds is not the same as germination of normal plants and vegetables. It is no harder to do, and the greenness of your thumbs is totally irrelevant, but there are rules and methods specific to each of them. If you don’t give the conditions…

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Tiny Seeds and Cold Climate Germination

Tiny seeds or cold climate germination method

If the seeds are super small, the weather is cold but they like it hot and humid, or the species is new to my collection, then this is a method I always use in my trials. I also do other things like using the Large common or warm weather germination technique. Depending on the rarity…

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Matki Indian Moth Bean Vigna Aconitifolia Seeds

Vigna Aconitifolia Matki Indian Moth Bean Seeds

Matki Indian Moth Bean Vigna Aconitifolia Seeds Packet of 30+ freshly harvested home grown seeds! This is a very handy little nitrogen fixing legume that you don’t see grown in Australia very often. It’s native to India and Pakistan it is super drought tolerant. Over there they grown heaps both as a food crop and…

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Citrullus Amarus Jam Melon Citron Olive Seeds

Citrullus Amarus Jam Melon Citron Olive Seeds Packet of 10+ home grown seeds of this very handy species! While many folks would say this is Citrullus lanantus, I have it on very good authority these are actually Citrullus amarus, a species that is hardly ever even mentioned here in Australia. I am also told that…

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Scrambling Lily Geitonoplesium Cymosum Seeds

Scrambling Lily Geitonoplesium Cymosum Seeds Packet of 20+ home grown organic seeds! While revegetation groups and native nurseries have a strong focus on planting trees and occasionally grasses too which is awesome, our native vines are just as important I reckon. They provide lots of food for the birds, they help shade and hold the…

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Red Fruit Passionfruit Passiflora Foetida Seeds

Red Fruit Passionfruit Passiflora Foetida Seeds

Red Fruit Passionfruit Passiflora Foetida Seeds Packet of 12+ home grown red fruited passionfruit seeds! This selection was originally sourced from two different forms and while the fruit is always bright red there is still variation in the plants. Like the standard Passiflora foetida , it is a native to the USA, Mexico, Central America…

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Tomato Brain Reisetomate Peruvian Traveler Seeds

Tomato Brain Reisetomate Peruvian Traveler Seeds Big packet of 40+ seeds so you get a decent amount of plants! I got these seeds from a French customer originally and they called them “brain tomato”. No idea what to expect when I planted them as I didn’t have any picture to go from. As you can…

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Wild Medicinal Fennel Foeniculum Vulgare Seeds

Wild Medicinal Fennel Foeniculum Vulgare Seeds Packet of 50+ home grown organic seeds! This one is the perfect choice for folks that love star anise or licorice, but don’t have the time of climate to grow them. Being the medicinal form it is a bit different to the supermarket varieties of fennel, in that it…

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Kangaroo Apple Rainforest Type Solanum Aviculare Seeds

Kangaroo Apple Rainforest Type Solanum Aviculare Seeds Packet of 200+ home grown seeds! Famous all over the world this fella is normally found all up the southern and eastern sides of Australia, Papua New Guinea, SE Asia, Indonesia, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, the Kermadecs and New Zealand. It has been introduced commercially cultivated…

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Bat’s Wing Coral Tree Erythrina Vespertilio Seeds

Bat’s Wing Coral Tree Erythrina Vespertilio Seeds Packet of 10+ home grown seeds! This fella grows right here in our backyard, and is one of the most attractive local native trees. It is also native to huge parts of NT, NSW, SA, QLD and WA. Commonly called Bats wing tree, Coral tree, Grey Corkwood, Bat’s…

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African Dream Bean Entada Rheedii Phaseoloides Seed

African Dream Bean Entada Rheedi Phaseoloides Seed

African Dream Bean Entada Rheedii Phaseoloides Seed You get one huge bean from the massive podded native vine, just labelled wacked in an envelope and posted out to you guys anywhere world wide. Very common vine of everywhere tropical, but not often seen as it grows so high into the canopy. Hundreds of cultures have…

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Schoenoplectus Validus River Club Rush Seeds

Schoenoplectus Validus River Club Rush Seeds

Schoenoplectus Validus River Club Rush Seeds Packet of 150+ seeds of this hardy semi-aquatic native species! Officially classified as rare in Tasmania growing only on a couple isolated islands here and there, it is a pretty common species everywhere else. Get them started by sitting pots of good soil in a tray of water an…

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Sacred Holy Lotus Nelumbo Nucifera Seeds

Sacred Holy Lotus Nelumbo Nucifera Seeds Packet of 10+ seeds! I am sure you have all seen this fella before, it’s the traditional lotus used extensively as a food and ornamental pond plant all around the world. It has huge blooms which form large pods, and when the pods ripen and dry the pods tilt…

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Australian Native Germination Accelerator Smoke Treatment

Australian Native Germination Accelerator Smoke Treatment Much bigger packet of more than 30teaspoons ~150mls ~50grams at least! Smoke infused vermiculite for use to decrease germination times of difficult to germinate plant species. Should last most folks a few years and it doesn’t go off. Not a big fan on using anything fancy to grow our…

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Diamond Sharpening Stone File Tools

Diamond Sharpening Stone File Tools

Diamond Sharpening Stone File Tools Set of three small diamond sharpening stones. These are super handy and were recommended to me on a Facebook rare plants group. I figured why not? My other diamond stone is great, but too big to be practical anywhere but at home, and a bit too expensive to risk losing…

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Canna Warscewiczii Red Purple Leaf Seeds

Canna Warscewiczii Red Purple Leaf Seeds Packet of 20+ seeds from this super tough and versatile plant! It was only a couple years ago that I discovered that this particular species is named after Jozef Warszewicz Ritter von Rawicz (1812-1866), a Polish botanist, plant and animal collector, and gardener who spent many years collecting in…

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Kang Kong Water Spinach Ipomoea Aquatica Seeds

Kang Kong Water Spinach Ipomoea Aquatica Seeds Packet of 20+ fresh seeds from this delicious semi-aquatic plant! First of all, I have a confession to make…….. All those folks who asked me for seeds ~8years ago, and I told them not to bother as they were really hard to germinate…… I was 100% WRONG, and…

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Native Sweet Sandpaper Fig Ficus Opposita Seeds

Native Sweet Sandpaper Fig Ficus Opposita Packet of 100+ very freshly harvested seeds! Had a lot of interest in this fella, and its not surprising really if you have ever tasted one! Awesome, shop quality fruit. Not just “bushtucker”, but a delicious soft sweet treat!!! Unfortunately they are just too soft for them to be…

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