Not for my garden, but how great is this symbology! The Pomegranate is an emblem both for the Church and for Our Lady, for fruitfulness and unity with the Will of God, because the seeds are so close to one another.
A pitaya or pitahaya is the fruit of several cactus species indigenous to the Americas. "Pitaya" usually refers to fruit of the genus Stenocereus, while "pitahaya" or "dragon fruit" refers to fruit of the genus Hylocereus.
The best time to prune apple trees is in late winter or very early spring before any new growth starts. The only growth you ever want to prune or remove during the summer months, when the tree is actively growing, is a sucker.
The loquat tree is fast growing and drought tolerant, with dense foliage that can be pruned or espaliered to create a green wall. So useful is the loquat as an evergreen ornamental that many people don't realize the clusters of fruit are actually edible.
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