I have three Meyer lemon trees in my garden. This is the smallest of the three trees.
|Hiding Behind the Leaves
They are still ripening. I picked a few the other day, when making my jam (I add lemon juice to the jam for pectin), but they weren't quite as juicy as they will get, later.
|Weighing Down the Branches
I plan to make a couple of batches of lemon marmalade and there will be some lemonade, as well. That might use up about 25 lemons! There are probably at least 100 lemons on this one tree! I am not sure just what to do with the rest! My neighbors have their own lemon trees! What would you do with so many lemons?
In the meantime, the oranges are starting to ripen, too:
I am grateful for an abundance of garden fruit.