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   Jul 11

The flower power of a Calamondin

My little Calamondin tree is covered in small white star-shaped flowers right now! They have a wonderful fragrance, the scent is more pronounced in the evening but I can even sniff it during the day in full sunshine. On a different note, my seeds from Passiflora incarnata are soaking in water right now and are [...]

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   Jun 30

Growing Calamondin and other citruses in Sweden

I had long been fond of Citruses and had done quite a bit of research before buying one. My first one was bought sometime in January this year but unfortunately it didn’t live long due to the soil it had been planted in. Hard claylike soil that retains water a long time and then goes [...]

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