A blog about Lamb Island in Moreton Bay, Queensland – a unique little paradise under forty kilometres as the seagull flies from Brisbane CBD.
Because of restraints on time, and let’s face it, only limited material on a small island, some posts are being recycled/updated from earlier.
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Monday, August 05, 2013

Lamb Island isn’t as peachy as it currently looks.

It seems kind of early for this peach blossom, but maybe not. It’s on one of a number of scraggly peach trees growing wild here and there on Lamb Island. It doesn’t get cold enough here for the fruit to do its thing – the peaches that form grow only to the size of almond fruit. And yet, assuming that these trees are self-sown, obviously the seeds must be viable. Either that or some local eats a lot of store-bought peaches on the move and throws the seeds away.