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Double the Harvest

Monday, 28 Nov 11 Rainy 12°C / 54°F

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My medlar harvest doubled this year! All the way from two to a mighty four fruit! That still puts it a little way off paying back for itself in terms of fruit but it is still a relatively young tree. Anyway, how do you quantify the value of a tree? Fruit production is part of it but so is beauty and this tree, still covered with its long leaves but all turned a rich yellow now and preparing to drop, is certainly scoring on that front.

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Day 445

Medlar (Mespilus germanica 'Nottingham')

Mespilus germanica

Front garden

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  • Tralamander

    Tralamander wrote:

    Sounds like a wonderful tree. What do you do with your harvest? x

    Posted on 29 Nov 11 (almost 3 years ago)

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