Archive for September 24th, 2009


Little Known Factoid

September 24, 2009
abundant crab apple blossoms

abundant crab apple blossoms

Truth is – for every one of those beautiful springtime blossoms there is produced approximately 10 pounds of wee crab apples. Those blessed apples in turn attract kazillions of fruit flies.

Perhaps I’ll cut it down and plant something whose fruit is easier to pick up – say a walnut tree or hey! a pineapple! Think it would last in this climate?