We have been exploring how some underexploited natural products, suited to production in a Scottish climate, can be used to produce healthier food options and one example are the berries, salal and honeyberry
, which may be used to produce more nutritious yoghurts.
From September 28-October 2, 2013, The Honeyberry Farm (www.
Q: What have you done at the Honeyberry Farm this past week?
Check through seed catalogues for new types and cultivars of fruit to try this year, including new selections of kiwi fruits, hardy citrus bushes, new Blackberries, Amelanchier Felsenbirne, Aronia, Goji and Honeyberry
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(a honeysuckle) is taking nurseries by storm with its sweet/tart, blueberry-like fruit that ripens weeks before your strawberries and thrives in cold.
For this reason, pump up your yard with trusted and/or native fruits before trying goumi (Elaeagnus mulliflora), honeyberry
(Lonicera caerulea), and other recent imports with eerily close genetic ties to known invasive species.
Gain's portfolio of products current comes in a wide range of scents including: Original, Lavender, Floral Fusion, Island Fresh, Ocean Escape, Apple Mango Tango, Hawaiian Aloha, Butterfly Kiss, Dazzle & Shine, Icy Fresh Fizz, Sunflower & Sunshine, Dreamy Desire, Flirty Fresh, Sweet Sizzle, Apple Berry Twist, Lemon Zest and Honeyberry
, a new super fruit higher in antioxidants than blueberries, is breaking upon the gardening and edible landscaping scene with a splash of colon With pretty yellow blossoms that are resilient to late frosts, it is known as the first fruit of spring, bearing delicious dark purple berries just prior to strawberry season.
is set to become a popular addition to British gardens.
I have a few dozen honeyberry
(Lonicera caerulea var.
We planted berry bushes of black and red currants, blueberry, blackberry, Saskatoon's, cranberry, tayberry, honeyberry
, seaberry, elderberry, mulberry, gooseberry, three types of grape vines, walnut and hazel nut trees.