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TropicalFruitHunters:
I've been seeing more videos like this in Thailand recently.  They plant 3 trees together in a triangle to make the trees less susceptible to wind damage as well as to have branches criss-cross to help enhance pollination efforts...having different trees close by with different pollen.  I thought it was pretty interesting.  Techniques are always evolving.

This first video is a good overview of durian cultivation in Thailand.  About midway thru, it talks about the three trees method.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0KSKeNuZLq8

This vid is pretty much all 3-tree method.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2o0e_Ezw3e4&t=204s

Gone tropo:
Thanks for this mate how interesting I think Iím willing to give this a go the thais are always at the cutting edge with durian. Looks like they plant them 1.5 metres apart in the triangle!!!!

Jamesther:
Thanks Jay

https://youtu.be/uwpY_iA4flQ

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