Monday, September 27, 2010

Online Plant Illustrations


Some great old plant illustrations here. bibliodyssey is a cool blog, follow the link at the bottom of post to the original site, three volumes and a great viewer tool .


Monday, September 20, 2010

Mountain Apple


I was out picking Carambola when I thought I'd check out the Mountain Apple I topped last year. Pleasant surprise of prime fruit ready to pick. 50 cents each out at the stand while they last.

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Banana Harvest

I harvested some of my own bananas last week from new field. I threw fertilizer about 6 months ago and have been pruning and taking better care of my bananas. Have plan to plant new mats every month and fill in gaps of orchard.

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Saturday, September 4, 2010

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Peach Palm in Flower



The Peach Palms are flowering now.
I recently bought a convection steamer that should make cooking the fruit quick and easy. We may have enough this year to offer at the Fruit Stand