Saturday, 1 May 2010

Urban Orchard Swap Meet

This morning was the monthly Western Urban  Orchard Swap Meet in Footscray. I have missed a few but today I had granny smith apples, tamarillos and parsley seedlings to swap. There were quite a lot of swappers this month, with lemons, feijoas and tamarillos the most common fruits contributed. I came home with lemons, chillies and some gorgeous little bananas.

I was hoping for some quinces ...maybe next month. Our home grown red apples have been delicious to eat right off the tree - so crisp and sweet. Many desserts have been made from the granny smiths and the birds are enjoying them too!

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