Fruit tree catalogue


Gardening skill

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Suitable for beginners2
Average4
Some needed

Fruit tree categories

Apple trees2
Cherry trees4

Stock availabilitytop


Tree form


1-year54
2-year8
2-year bush-trained40
Patio-trained15
Half standard13
Cordon6
Fan-trained15
Spindle-bush6

Supplied as


Bare-root6
Pot-grown

Height after 10 years


Small (dwarf)2
Medium (semi-dwarf)3
Large (semi-vigorous)1
Full-size (standard)

Rootstock


Gisela 53
Gisela 61
M92

Usingtop


Picking season

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Very early
Early
Mid1
Late5
Very late

Keeping

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Does not keep
1-3 days4
1 week1
2-3 weeks
1-2 months1
3 months or more

Uses


Good for eating fresh6
Good for cooking1
Good for juice1
Good for cider1

Cooking result


Puree
Textured puree
Keeps shape

Growingtop


Planting position


Full sun essential1
Full sun preferred5
Tolerates partial shade
Tolerates north-facing shade

Flowering group

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1
22
31
42
51
6

Self-fertility

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Self-fertile2
Partially self-fertile
Not self-fertile4

Ploidy

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Diploid4
Triploid1

Pollinating others

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Good1
Average3
Poor1

Vigour

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Weak growing
Slightly small1
Average growth1
Slightly large
Large4
Very large

Precocity

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Precocious1
Slow to start bearing

Cropping


Heavy5
Good1
Light

Fruit bearing

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Spur-bearer2
Free-spurring
Partial tip-bearer
Tip-bearer

Fruit persistence

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Normal ripening4
Fruit drops when ripe
Ripens over a period1
Persistent

Bearing regularity

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Regular5
Biennial tendency

Climatetop


Blossom frost-resistance

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Good resistance
Some resistance
Susceptible2

Can be grown in


Temperate climates5
Mild / damp climates1
Warm climates3

Disease resistancetop


General resistance

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Good1
Average1
Poor1

Suitable for organic

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Organic / no-spray culture1

Canker

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Very resistant1
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility1
Very susceptible

Scab

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Very resistant1
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility1
Very susceptible

Mildew

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility2
Very susceptible

Silverleaf

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Very resistant
Some resistance
Neutral
Some susceptibility
Very susceptible

Fruit identificationtop


Country of origin


Canada1
Czech Republic2
Germany 1
United Kingdom1
United States1

Period of origin


1500 - 1549
1550 - 1599
1600 - 1649
1650 - 1699
1700 - 1749
1750 - 1799
1800 - 1849
1850 - 1899
1900 - 19491
1950 - 19994
20001

Fruit colour


Black2
Orange flush1
Red2
Red / Black1

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  • Apple trees
    Jonagold Apple trees

    Jonagold

    Jonagold is a high quality American apple, with a good balanced sweet/sharp flavor.  compare
    From £18.95 to £27.95
    Flowering: 4(triploid)
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating | Cooking | Juice | Cider
  • 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 
  • Apple trees
    Red Windsor Apple trees

    Red Windsor®  Best seller

    Red Windsor is one of the easiest to grow of all dessert apple trees, and with a pleasant apple flavour.  compare
    From £18.95 to £55.95
    Flowering: 2self-fertile
    Pick: Mid-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Cherry trees
    Regina Cherry trees

    Regina

    Regina is a new late-season sweet black cherry, with a good flavour and resistance to splitting.  compare
    From £28.45
    Flowering: 5
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Cherry trees
    Sweetheart Cherry trees

    Sweetheart®  Best seller

    Sweetheart is one of the best-flavoured late-season cherries for the UK climate.  compare
    From £19.45 to £56.95
    Flowering: 3self-fertile
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating 
  • Cherry trees

    Tamara®

    Tamara has probably the largest fruit size of any of the cherry varieties we offer.  compare
    From £28.95
    Flowering: 2
    Pick: Late-season
    Uses: Eating