Disappointed with the fruit on offer at your local supermarket? well now is the time for fruits of the urban forest.
There are heaps of fruit trees in Canberra suburbs and its been a good year. Attached photo is the Mirabelle Plum I wrote about last winter, it appears to have been spared the chop by Parks and Gardens (so far).
It is the best eating plum I have ever tasted.
As I write there is a Mulberry pie baking in the oven and it smells is divine. The small Mulberry tree that hangs over the foot path is producing a lot more fruit than I can eat.
UPDATE: To really rub it in facet has sent in a pic of his pie: