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Ripening strawberry

The first strawberries are just barely blushing pink...

Pea flower

...the first peas are beginning to bloom...

Hardy kiwi flower buds

...and the hardy kiwis have more than a few bloom buds this year. If the upcoming Blackberry Winter plays nice, we may enjoy some tasty treats later in the month.

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we had hardy kiwis in ct we never did get much fruit. I have been told that to get a good yield, you will need to manually spread the pollen with a paintbrush between flowers.
Comment by rebecca Wed May 3 09:49:26 2017

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