Category Archives: Fruit Trees and Bushes

Ficus Carica Brown Turkey

fig Brown Turkey Ficus carica ‘Brown Turkey’Position:Position: full sunSoil: will tolerate most soils except very badly drainedRate of growth: averageHardiness: fully hardy This deciduous spreading shrub is highly ornamental with large

Juglans Regia

common walnut Juglans regiaPosition: full sunSoil: deep fertile well-drained soilRate of growth: fast-growingFlowering period: May to JuneFlower colour: greenish yellow male catkins and inconspicuous female flowers Other

Ugni Molinae Ka Pow Pbr

Chilean guava Ka-Pow Ugni molinae ‘Ka-Pow (PBR)’Position: full sun or partial shadeSoil: moist but well-drained soilRate of growth: averageFlowering period: May to JuneHardiness: frost hardy (may need winter protection) Chilean Guava is an attractive evergreen shrub that will make an unusual addition to the kitchen garden. In spring the branches are laden with nodding lightly

Juglans Nigra

black walnut Juglans nigraPosition: full sunSoil: deep fertile well-drained soilRate of growth: fast-growingFlowering period: May to JuneFlower colour: greenish yellow male catkins and inconspicuous female flowersHardiness: fully hardy An attractive deciduous tree with large glossy dark green pinnate leaves. In late spring and early summer inconspicuous flowers are produced which are followed in autumn by

Rhubarb Strawberry

rhubarb Strawberry crowns rhubarb ‘Strawberry’Position: full sunSoil: any except waterlogged soilsRate of growth: averageOther

Rhubarb Timperley Early

rhubarb Timperley Early crowns rhubarb ‘Timperley Early’Position: full sunSoil: any except waterlogged soilsRate of growth: averageOther

Rheum Hybridum Livingstone Pbr

Livingstone autumn rhubarb Rheum ? hybridum ‘Livingstone (PBR)’Position: full sunSoil: any except waterlogged soilsRate of growth: averageHardiness: fully hardy Perfect for extending the season this new British bred rhubarb is the first to produce its succulent stringless stems in autumn. This breakthrough has been achieved by putting an end to the summer dormancy which means

Kiwi Fruit Jenny

kiwi fruit Jenny kiwi fruit ‘Jenny’Position: full sunSoil: fertile well-drained soilRate of growth: fast-growingFlowering period: JuneFlower colour: creamy-whiteOther

Morus Nigra

black mulberry Morus nigraPosition: full sunSoil: moist well-drained soilRate of growth: slow-growingFlowering period: May to JuneFlower colour: inconspicuous pale greenOther

Morus Wellington

mulberry Wellington Morus ‘Wellington’Position: full sun Soil: moist well-drained Rate of growth: slow growing Flowering period: blossoms May to June Hardiness: fully hardy Other

Rhubarb Champagne

rhubarb Champagne crowns rhubarb ‘Champagne’Position: full sunSoil: any except waterlogged soilsRate of growth: averageOther

Rhubarb Victoria

rhubarb Victoria crown rhubarb ‘Victoria’Position: full sunSoil: any except waterlogged soilsRate of growth: averageOther

Rhubarb Raspberry Red

rhubarb Raspberry Red crown rhubarb ‘Raspberry Red’Position: full sunSoil: any except waterlogged soilsRate of growth: averageOther

Apple Scrumptious

self fertile – apple Scrumptious apple ‘Scrumptious’Position: full sunSoil: fertile well-drained soilRate of growth: average to fast-growingUltimate size on M26 rootstock: 3.5 x 3.5m (12x12ft)Flowering period: April and MayHardiness: fully hardyPollination Group: C – flowering mid to late season This is perfect for smaller gardens as you dont need another tree to produce a bumber

Apple Queen Cox James Grieve Golden Delicious

family apple apple ‘Queen Cox / James Grieve / Golden Delicious’Position: full sunSoil: fertile well-drained soilRate of growth: average to fast-growingUltimate size on MM106 rootstock: 5.5 x 5.5m (18 x 18ft)Flowering period: April and MayHardiness: frost hardy (may need winter protection particularly in colder parts of the country)Pollination Group: C – flowering late season Family

Raspberry Chemainus Pbr

raspberry Chemainus – mid season floricane raspberry canes raspberry ‘Chemainus (PBR)’Position: full sunSoil: fertile well-drained soilRate of growth: fast-growingOther

Raspberry Ruby Beauty Nr7 Pbr

patio raspberry Ruby Beauty raspberry ‘Ruby Beauty (‘NR7′) (PBR)’Position: full sunSoil: fertile well-drained soilRate of growth: fast-growingOther

Malus John Downie

crab apple Malus ‘John Downie’Position: full sun or partial shadeSoil: fertile well-drained soilRate of growth: fast-growingFlowering period: MayHardiness: fully hardyPollination Group: A B C and D – it is a good pollinator for all apples Masses of cup-shaped white flowers open from pale pink buds in May followed by large oval orange and scarlet fruit

Whitecurrant Versailles Blanche

whitecurrant Versailles Blanche whitecurrant ‘Versailles Blanche’Position: full sun or partial shadeSoil: any well-drained soilRate of growth: averageOther

Blackberry Reuben

primocane blackberry Reuben blackberry ‘Reuben’Position: full sun or partial shadeSoil: any soilRate of growth: fast-growingOther