The last of the fragrant fruit blossoms are nearly gone, their pink-and-white petals scattered across the orchards that nestle along the verdant foothills of the High Sierra.
By month’s end — the first strawberries #MadeInFresno will be ready for picking. Blackberries and blueberries won’t be far behind. In May, apricots, plums and other stone fruit will begin to ripen.
As the shutters disappear from the roadside stands, their colorful displays of sun-sweetened delights beckon drivers to stop and sample fruits. Check out http://www.pickyourown.org/CAfresmont.htm#listings