Almond tree

Almond tree

Well, Turns out the mystery tree that looked DEAD when we moved here two years ago is finally healthy and is fruiting and it's almonds! My question: How do you know when almonds are ripe? Can you eat them raw or do they need to be roasted first?
Photos of my garden. What to plant next?

Photos of my garden. What to plant next?

In need of some meal ideas

In need of some meal ideas

Red tiny flowers

Red tiny flowers

Howdy, this is my room :)

Howdy, this is my room :)

Magic Carpet Spirea

Magic Carpet Spirea

Plant ID

Plant ID