Category Archives: Fruit
New additions to be planted at the farm in a few month’s time (when it cools down): 3x Jackfruit :)
I’m getting the distinct impression that our coffee tree has liked the rain … :) And wow! The smell! Way better than jasmine! Fingers crossed for some coffee cherries in our future!
There was a guys selling seedlings, inc a lot of different chillis, at the markets, and we couldn’t resist :) also, bought more mint and chives from the herb lady :) Yum!
The blueberries are starting to ripen, and the loganberry has put out its first flower of the season. Yay for summer berries!
Announcement time! We just bought a farm!! :D Well, a ‘farmlet’, as the agent called it (and I think that’s really cute :P) but big enough for us :) Its 2ha (5acres) of good brown-red soil up near Blackbutt. Completely … Continue reading
Look what I found while watering this arve! Itty bitty little Davidson’s Plum flowers!!! Its the first time this little tree has flowered, and there are heaps! Fingers-crossed some get pollinated :)
Does anyone grow figs? All you need to know .. All You Need to Know About Figs – Ficus carica
They did it!! Check out Beacon Food Forest! https://www.facebook.com/beaconfoodforest/?hc_location=ufi http://beaconfoodforest.org/ http://beaconfoodforest.org/permaculture/
Another batch for the freezer! Glad we only have a dwarf tree :P
Oooo! Might have to try this! Mulberry Curd