Is citrus fruit and lots of it. From left to right, and in order of sweetness, Emperor mandarin, Valencia orange, Rangpur lime, Lemonade, Meyer lemon and Eureka lemon.
We managed to find homes for all the mandarins and am hopeful we will find homes for the oranges. The Lemonades and Rangpur limes are the most prolific and, I am sad to say, we just threw bucket loads of them into the compost bins. I am yet to strip the Meyer and Eureka lemon trees but there are not too many of them. I am hoping some will stay on the tree over summer, when lemons are in most demand. Continue reading