July update. Olives, goji berries and ugly fairy tale eggplant

20 Jul

My little goji berry twig from eBay had started flowering. Can’t wait for some little berries.

It’s quite twiggy looking so I transferred it to a bigger hanging pot. Looks better already. Probably shouldn’t repot whilst it’s flowering but it looks kinda hardy. Let’s hope I’m right!

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Here’s my little olive tree. Lots of leaves.

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And my crazy fast growing Dragon Fruit cactus.

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It’s about 5 ft tall and out of control! All efforts to tame it has left me with prickles so now it’s against the wall so the wall can support it.

Here’s the two little figs from eBay from the same seller as where I bought the goji berry from.

Still a lot of growing til I get real figs.

Here’s my messy area. I also brutally cut some big fat branches off the blueberries as I vaguely remember reading that any over an inch in diameter had to be cut. I hope i didn’t make that up! Anyway, lots of grooming to hopefully make healthier plants.

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And lastly, the ugly fairy tale eggplant. Why are the colours so bland?!

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2 Responses to “July update. Olives, goji berries and ugly fairy tale eggplant”

  1. REA August 7, 2014 at 4:25 pm #

    That dragon fruit plant is growing pretty big. How does that taste? I just bought a small goji plant with berries on it but I haven’t repotted it yet. I know when I repot it I will have to cover it with a bird net because I have snatchers that take my fruit harvest before I can get to it.

    • Winci August 7, 2014 at 4:37 pm #

      Haven’t had any fruit from the dragon fruit cactus yet. I think it has to be a certain size before it will fruit. Good luck with your goji’s!

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