Robin from Around the Island started Summer Stock Sunday, a photo meme. Click on the links below to see what other bloggers have posted.
A few years ago, a friend pointed out a pitango tree with its tangy, red berries that ripen throughout the late spring and early summer. I would have gone through life not knowing that the berries are edible. This tree, like many, was used as a border along a fence.
Despite their color, the berries are hard to spot but oh, what a reward. The tastiest ones are so dark to be nearly purple. Orange ones are sour. The berries are more pit than fruit, but no one minds.
Here’s my daughter with a handful of summer treasures: