Fruit Flowers

I’ve got a few plants that produce fruit. Some of them are in bloom, some have already spent their flowers and some are stubbornly refusing to even enter the race. I never cease to be amazed at how there is absolutely zero correlation between the size, colour or shape of the flower and the edible result. Okay, maybe a blueberry flower foretells its future, but generally it’s anybody’s guess. Seriously, an olive blossom about the same size as an avocado flower – is this evolution playing with my mind?

Here are some of the flowers that I’ve photographed over the past few days. The fruits will be a while in coming.

Orange Flowers

Lemon Flowers

Mandarin Flowers

Blueberry Flowers

Passion fruit Flower

Cherry Flowers

Avocado Flowers

Native Raspberry Flower

Olive blossom

 

Strawberry Blossom

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About Laura Rittenhouse

I'm an American-Australian author, gardener and traveller. Go to my writing website: www.laurarittenhouse.com for more. If you're trying to find my gardening blog, it's here.
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2 Responses to Fruit Flowers

  1. Oh gosh I can see some feasting coming up soon in your neck of the woods.

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