Monthly Archives: October 2018

The Giant Medlar (Mespilus germanica)

By | 2018-12-22T03:13:55+00:00 October 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

In 2018, we planted two medlar trees (Breda varietal), and we were lucky enough to have fruit in the first year! The picture below shows what a medlar fruit looks like. The fruit, after harvesting, needs to blet (cold cure) and then it will soften. The taste is similar to apple sauce. We only had