Fennel, an upright perennial herb that grows three to ten feet tall. The plant contains thick, ribbed, hollow stems that grow from its rooted bulb (known as the crown).
The largest of all tree-borne fruits, jack fruit is oval-shaped and knobbly-skinned. This fruit can weigh up to eighty or ninety pounds.
Ruby Bliss Watermelon
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This item was last sold on : 06/03/14
Ruby Bliss™ watermelon are available late spring through late summer.
The Ruby Bliss™ watermelon is a large, imposing seedless watermelon. When ripe, its skin will be green with faded green stripes and yellow and white highlights throughout. The rind is thick, firm and clouded white. The flesh will be quite aromatic, crisp, succulent and sweet. Its color, a deep translucent ruby red.
Best eaten fresh, at the peak of ripeness. May also be pureed or juiced. Refrigerate ripe and cut melons at 45-55 degrees F to extend their shelf-life. Puree watermelon with sugar, pour into an ice cream machine and process into sorbet. Avoid storing Ruby Bliss™ with Cantaloupes, bananas, apples, stone fruit, pears, avocados, grapes, kiwi, mixed melons, tomatoes or other ethylene producing produce. This will shorten the product’s shelf life.
The Ruby Bliss™ watermelon was initially bred by Syngenta for Dulcinea Farms specifically to increase levels of naturally occurring antioxidants, which give the fruit its rich red color. It grows best in the summer months in a hot dry climate.
Recipes that include Ruby Bliss Watermelon. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Neighborhood Foodie||Watermelon Sorbet|
|The Perfect Pantry||Watermelon Gazpacho|
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North Park Farmers Market
Near San Diego, California, United States
About 444 days ago, 6/27/13
Spotter's comments : Valdivia Farm is selling watermelon today. available the next month or so.