Fruit tree catalogue

Varieties: 6 | Clear all

Gardening skill

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Suitable for beginners1
Average5
Some needed

Fruit tree categories

Apple trees16
Cherry trees6
Pear trees1
Plum trees8

Stock availabilitytop


Tree form


1-year5
2-year bush-trained1
Patio-trained3
Half standard1
Fan-trained2
Spindle-bush1

Supplied as


Bare-root5
Pot-grown3

Height after 10 years


Small (dwarf)
Medium (semi-dwarf)3
Large (semi-vigorous)2
Full-size (standard)3

Rootstock


Colt2
F12/13
Gisela 53
own-roots1
Weigi 11
Weigi 21

Usingtop


Picking season

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Very early
Early3
Mid1
Late2
Very late

Keeping

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Does not keep1
1-3 days5
1 week
2-3 weeks
1-2 months
3 months or more

Uses


Good for eating fresh5
Good for cooking1
Good for juice
Good for cider

Cooking result


Puree
Textured puree
Keeps shape

Growingtop


Planting position


Full sun essential
Full sun preferred5
Tolerates partial shade
Tolerates north-facing shade1

Flowering group

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1
21
33
42
5
6

Self-fertility

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Self-fertile1
Partially self-fertile
Not self-fertile5

Ploidy

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Diploid6

Pollinating others

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Good3
Average3
Poor

Vigour

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Weak growing
Slightly small
Average growth4
Slightly large
Large2
Very large

Precocity

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Precocious1
Slow to start bearing

Cropping


Heavy
Good6
Light

Fruit bearing

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Spur-bearer
Free-spurring
Partial tip-bearer
Tip-bearer

Fruit persistence

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Normal ripening5
Fruit drops when ripe
Ripens over a period
Persistent

Bearing regularity

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Regular6
Biennial tendency

Climatetop


Blossom frost-resistance

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Good resistance
Some resistance
Susceptible1

Can be grown in


Temperate climates6
Mild / damp climates2
Warm climates1

Disease resistancetop


General resistance

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Good2
Average1
Poor

Suitable for organic

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Organic / no-spray culture1

Canker

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Very resistant2
Some resistance4
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible2

Scab

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Mildew

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Silverleaf

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Fruit identificationtop


Country of origin


Czech Republic1
United Kingdom5

Period of origin


1500 - 1549
1550 - 1599
1600 - 16491
1650 - 1699
1700 - 1749
1750 - 1799
1800 - 18491
1850 - 1899
1900 - 19492
1950 - 19992
2000

Fruit colour


Black4
Red - dark1
Yellow / Red1

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  • Cherry trees
    Black Oliver Cherry trees

    Black Oliver

    A traditional English black cherry from the West Midlands.  compare
    From £19.45
    Flowering: 3
    Pick: Mid-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Cherry trees
    Knight's Early Black Cherry trees

    Knight's Early Black

    A traditional English early-season black cherry  compare
    From £19.45
    Flowering: 3
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Cherry trees
    Kordia Cherry trees

    Kordia  Best seller

    Kordia is a large late-season true black cherry variety with a good balanced cherry flavour.  compare
    From £19.45 to £35.45
    Flowering: 4
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Cherry trees
    Merchant Cherry trees

    Merchant

    An early-season black cherry with a good flavour.  compare
    Flowering: 3
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Cherry trees
    Merton Glory Cherry trees

    Merton Glory

    A well-known mid-season English white cherry.  compare
    From £19.45 to £56.95
    Flowering: 2
    Pick: Early-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Cherry trees
    Morello Cherry trees

    Morello  Best seller

    Morello is a traditional late-season acid or sour-cherry, ideal for cooking with, and can be grown in north-facing situations.  compare
    From £19.45 to £56.95
    Flowering: 4self-fertile
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Cooking