Pages Menu
Categories Menu

Fruit

This photo journal is intended to provide a visual reference of the fruit producing plants grown in my garden and their progress from one season to the next.

Berries

Blackberry

Var: Waldo

Tart fruit. Vigorous & thornless. Fruits on 2nd year canes in December.

Blackberry, Waldo - 4 yrs

Blackberry, Waldo - 2 yrs

Blackberry, Waldo fruit - 2 yrs

Blueberry

Var: Sunshine Blue

Slow grower. Protect from birds. Thin for bigger berries. Fruits: November.

Blueberry, Sunshine Blue fruit - 3 yrs

Blueberry, Sunshine Blue, 3 yrs

Raspberry

Var: Autumn Bliss

Tasty fruit on 1st year canes around January. Vigorous grower.

Raspberry, Autumn Bliss
Raspberry, Autumn Bliss fruit

Raspberry, Autumn Bliss bed

Youngberry

Var: Unknown

Delicious fruit on 2nd year canes. Vigorous.

Youngberries in fruit - Nov '13

Youngberry canes

Youngberry canes 2012

Ground Cherry

Var: Aunt Molly’s

High producer. Makes good relish.

Ground Cherries, Aunt Mollys

Ground Cherries, Aunt Mollys

Ground Cherries, Aunt Mollys

Citrus

Lemon

Var: Eureka

Main crop in winter. Good juice, thick rind.

Lemon, Eureka in fruit - June '16

Lemon, Eureka fruit - 3 yrs

Espalliered Eureka Lemon 2017

Lime

Var: Tahitian

Also known as key limes.

Lime, June 16

Lime, tahitian - year 3

 

Orange

Var: VaLemonncea (seedless)

Tasty fruit

Orange, June '16 - year 5

Espallied Valencia Orange tree - Jan '16, 5.5 yrs

Espallied Valencia orange 2017

Melons

Rockmelon

Var: French Charentais

Fragrant, delicious, juicy, small fruit.

Rockmelon fruit, French Charentais

Rockmelon, French Charentais
Rockmelon 1/15

Watermelon

Var: Blacktail Mountain

Small fruit, ripens well in cooler climates.

Watermelon fruit, Blacktail Mountain

Garden November 2014
Watermelon fruit, Blacktail Mountain

Stone fruit

Tropical Cherry

Var: Grumichama

2 seeds / cherry.  Fruits in February. Attractive tree.

Grumichama

Grumichama

Grumichama

Mango

Var: R2E2

Delicious large fruit.

Mango fruit, R2E2 - year 5

Mango, June 16
Mango, R2E2 - 2016

Nectarine

Var: Trixie

Tasty, juicy fruit in Dec/Jan.

Nectarine, young fruit- year 3
Nectarine, Nectazee - year 2
Nectarine flowers, year 2

Post a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.