Rowan

It’s loved by songbirds, wards off evil, but is rarely consumed by humans. Here is the bewitching story of the brilliant red rowan: What is Rowan? Sorbus aucuparia is native to northern and western Europe. It’s also grown in temperate regions of North America and Asia, often at high altitudes. Rowan is sometimes known as …

All About the Pond Apple

Pond apples are unique apples, perfect for making jelly. Pond apples are also called alligator apples, swamp apples, monkey apples, corkwood, or bobwood. Description of the Fruit Pond apples are tropical trees belonging to the Annonaceae family, which also includes Cherimoya and Soursop. The tree is native to South America, West Africa, the Caribbean, and …