Now is the time.
The time is Right Now.
If you live in California, USA or anywhere close by, and you love apricots
The Royal Blenheim Apricot is in season right this minute.
AND YOU DO NOT WANT TO SEE THEM GO EXTINCT IN YOUR LIFE TIME
support the few farmers left growing them.
All this information just in from my favorite group, Bakers Dozen.
Dear Bakers Dozen Members:
The Blenheims are Here! If you’d like to organize a carpool to pick some up, here are some sources:
♦Apricot King—Patty Gonzales’ orchard
Visit their farm in Hollister, or check them out at these local farmer's markets:
2:30 to 6:30 Wednesdays – Lincoln & Cedar, one block off Pacific in downtown Santa Cruz
4 to 8 p.m. – Thursdays, downtown Los Altos
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Sundays (California & El Camino)
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Sundays (Hope & Evelyn Streets)
1615 Half Road
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
10:00am - 5:00pm Weekdays
10:00am - 4:00pm Weekends
(408) 782-7600 and ask for Lorene
• Sigonona's Market (Palo Alto)
• Cosentino's (San Jose) carries Andy's fruit
• Local Farmers Market @ Garden Accent
• 11155 Lena Ave, Gilroy, CA 408/846-4555 Thur 2-7 pm
or look on the local harvest website.
More lovely photos can be found on Flickr of Royal Blenheim Apricots on the branch, taken by Spidra Webster.