Tag: Davidsonia pruiens

  • Autumn Bush Foods

    Autumn Bush Foods

    This is a little collection of bush foods collected in late May this year, isn’t it an amazing haul? oh how we did feast! My children and I seem to have a high tolerance for the sour and bitter¬†flavours that many bush foods offer. This was my first taste of raw Davidson’s plums the big…

  • Portfolio: Gordon Courtyard Garden Design

    Portfolio: Gordon Courtyard Garden Design

    This small courtyard garden is part 2 of a 3 stage garden design for clients on the upper north shore. This was a middle garden that services a flat/studio attached to the main house, to say it was fairly un-loved is an understatement. See the before image below.   It is a shady garden, dominated…

  • Plum Bush Tucker: Davidsonia pruiens

    Plum Bush Tucker: Davidsonia pruiens

    This is the Davidsons Plum (Davidsonia pruiens) sending out its flower spikes, getting ready to cover itself in juicy, tart plums YUM. I saw this one in a clients rainforest garden and it was very striking, each of those like pinky and yellow flowers will turn into one of the most famous bushtucker fruits. ¬†However…