Tags

, , , , , ,

Autumn days came and went.

Our pear tree usually produces a few rock hard miniature pears.

Are we going to be disappointed this year?

This is the technique.  Bash the lower branches with a broom.

Ten intensive minutes later we have a windfall.  I

It’s there between the end of the broom and the coke can.

Crop of Pears from our Unproductive Tree  - www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

We pick it up…

Picking Pears - www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

and return to broom bashing

Picking Pears - www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

Somethings’s caught her eye

Picking Pears www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

A second pear?

Picking Pears - from our unproductive tree www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

Another bumper crop from Mother nature.

Crop of Pears from our Unproductive Tree  - www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

Next…blackberries

Blackberries www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

Master harvester swoops

Picking Blackberries www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

Here are the fruits of our labour prominently displayed in our fruit bowl  – seven blackberries and 2 miniature pears.

Autumn Harvest in the Fruit Bowl www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

Autumn Harvest in the Fruit Bowl http://www.buckinghamvintage.co.uk

Advertisements