Nature Ramble

Today we’re going nuts!

Almonds to be exact.

Where do they come from?

The supermarket...

The supermarket…

Nice try, but before the supermarket.

Almond

They come from a shell

And before the shell…

almondpods

Green almond pods

And the pods grow on trees…

almond-trees

And the trees have beautiful blossoms.

Almond-trees1

That’s where almonds come from!

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4 responses to this post.

  1. lots and lots of them come from central and Northern California. nut crops are heavy users of irrigated water. many nut orchards here are being replaced with other crops requiring less water. more grey water usage is in the works. as a kid,
    my dad worked in the almond orchard of a friend’s family. he always called them amins. a as in cat and a silent l.

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