L'Ombre de l'Olivier

The Shadow of the Olive Tree

being the maunderings of an Englishman on the Côte d'Azur

24 October 2008 Blog Home : October 2008 : Permalink

Friday Olive Tree Blogging

The olives are ripening too quickly.
20081024 Friday Olive Tree Blogging
A lot of them look like the picture above and they ought to be more like the picture below.
20081024 Friday Olive Tree Blogging
This means that despite my hopes of a few weeks back the blasted olive fly did show up. However assuming the mill does what it is supposed to then I can pick them all next week / on the first weekend in November and take them to the mill on the following Monday to be turned into olive oli (with extra protein).

As always click on the image to see it enlarged and don't forget to visit of the olive tree blogging archives for further reminders of how nice olive trees are.