Grenadillo growing tips?

Monique Reed monique at mail.bio.tamu.edu
Wed Jun 14 16:35:46 EST 2000


Isn't Grenadilla(o) used for species of Passiflora?

M. Reed

Christopher Richards wrote:
> 
> I don't think that is this plant? we sell the fruit at work in the exotic
> section alongside star fruit and the like. I wouldn't think it would be used
> in the timber industry when the fruit sells for such a high price in UK
> supermarkets.
> ChrisR.
> 
> "Stephen Jankalski" <CEREOID at prodigy.net> wrote in message
> news:8i65ct$1eku$1 at newssvr03-int.news.prodigy.com...
> >
> > Is this the plant to which you are alluding?
> > http://www.lumber-source.com/Grenadillo.htm
> >
> >
> > "Christopher Richards" <Christopherr at btinternet.com> wrote in message
> > news:8i5tju$7kp$1 at neptunium.btinternet.com...
> > > I brought home form work ( Sainsburys ) the other day some Grenadillo
> > seeds
> > > taken straight from the smashed fruit, planted some in rockwool cubes
> and
> > > some in moss peat, sand and pearlite mix ( the same as I have been using
> > for
> > > my Carnivorous Plants ) and they have germinated, they are now about
> 30mm
> > > high and seem to be growing well. I potted them up into 75mm pots and
> left
> > > them in the conservatory which is East facing ( I live in Portsmouth
> UK ).
> > > Should I be doing anything special to keep them growing or should I
> carry
> > on
> > > treating them the same as I am now? also will they survive the winter in
> > the
> > > conservatory ( single glazed ) or should I bring them indoors?
> > > Can anyone help or point me in the direction of a webpage that can?
> > > Thanks in advance.
> > > ChrisR.
> > >
> > >
> >
> >






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