After the craziness of Christmas I now have some time to catch up on my gardening and blogging. There are so many things to write about! I will start with the fruit. Oh, yes, and happy New Year people! Our hot, sticky New Year’s Eve was spent trying to get The Little Fulla to sleep … More Fruit Check-in
One of the marvelous things about the new house is the abundance of fruit trees. Here comes an abundance of photos. Excuse the weeds and piles of pruning. I haven’t finished yet, but there is already a lot more light getting into the ‘orchard’ than there was before. Light is important for getting a good … More Fruit Tree Roll Call
This is Fergus, the biggest feijoa I have harvested to date. He weighs 235g. He’s quite scarred; must have had an adventurous trip from the tree to the ground!
It seems you can either have not enough feijoas or too many. We have a case of too many. There are three feijoa trees along the front of the property, of great size and stamina. When the feijoas began to fall I scurried around, jealously collecting them so the passers-by, especially greedy kids, wouldn’t take … More Feijoa Frenzy