Monthly Archives: May 2013

Banana

A banana is a banana is a banana, if you know your bananas. There are bananas for eating out of hand, and there are bananas for cooking, and then there bananas for eating out of hand and for cooking. If … Continue reading

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Apriums

Apriums are juicy, sweet eating out of hand. An aprium is a hybrid fruit—¾ apricot and ¼ plum. ‘Honey Rich’ is perhaps the most popular aprium variety; its name aptly suggests the fruit’s intensely sweet flavor. Other aprium favorites are … Continue reading

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Pluots – Plumcots

You only need to list a few of the varietal names of pluots—Flavor King, Flavor Queen, Flavor Prince, Flavor Supreme, Flavor Heart, Flavorosa, Flavorella, Flavor Grenade—to understand the most outstanding attribute of these hybrids between plums and apricots. A pluot—which … Continue reading

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