This fascinating fruit always draws comment when newcomers visit my back yard. ‘What is it?’ and ‘How do you use it?’ are always asked. The short answers are that it is a citron and I primarily use it to candy, though I have plans to use it in jam. For more details, check out the explanations here.
And here are the bad boys I plucked from the tree this week:
The largest one is the most ornate — a real stand alone.
Visit my posting of last year to see the tree and fruit in various stages, including candied.