Fruit Tree & Berry Plant List

We are no longer accepting fruit tree orders.

Ordering Information

• All fruit orders must be paid at the time the order is submitted.  You may also come into our office and pay via cash, check or credit card.  No phone orders and no mail in orders

• We expect fruit trees to be available in early April, you will be informed via e-mail when your order is ready.

• All fruit plants need to be planted as soon as possible to get acclimated to your site.  Fruit trees need to be stored in very cool temperatures so do not pick up until you are ready to plant.

• All plants are bare-root, 4-6’ tall, ranging from 3/8-3/4” caliper.

• If you are a CPG, SYG, or Giving Grove, please contact program if you wish to place an order.

Order Deadline - Fruit Tree Order Forms are due by: March 9, 2021. Berries & Asparagus - no pre-orders. Purchase in office on March 25th or on the cool season plant online order form beginning March 29th.

Warranty: If your trees or berries do not break dormancy or die shortly after breaking dormancy (prior to July 1st), through no fault of your own* we will replace it free of charge. Note: You must notify us prior to July 1st via phone, e-mail or at our office. Photos of plant or dead plant must be accompanied with notification. *This warranty does not include over-watering, under-watering, mechanical damage, animal damage, or herbicide damage. Warranty is void if tree(s) are picked up after May 2nd.

BERRIES & ASPARAGUS

Strawberry-Cavendish

June bearer - Cavendish produces high yields of large, firm, bright red berries with outstanding flavor. June bearing.Plants are disease resistant and hardy. Actually ripens in mid May. Sold in bundles of 10, limt 10 bundles.

Strawberry-Eversweet

Large, intensely delicious berries.  Heavy spring crop with smaller crops in July and September. This is the most heat-resistant day neutral variety. Sold in bundles of 10, limt 10 bundles.

Natchez-Thornless-Blackberry

Large berries have excellent flavor. Plants are upright, vigorous and hardy. The earliest blackberry! Ripens in mid June to early July Needs well-drained soil! Limit 10 Plants.

Caroline-Fall-Bearing-Red-Raspberry

Starts bearing in August and continues until frost. Very productive and hardy with good flavor and berry size. Easy to grow and easy to prune. Needs well-drained soil!

Jersey-Knight-Asparagus

A male variety that is adaptable to most garden sites. Productive once established.

FRUIT TREES

Apples

Listed in order of ripening. Trees need another variety (pollinizer) to ensure pollination.

Liberty-Apple

Early-mid season flowering - On M.7 semi-dwarf rootstock 12-15’ - Liberty is very similar to appearance to McIntosh, but its flavor is a bit more tart and its flesh is crisper. It has a wonderful flavor all its own. It is a good dependable choice because it is highly productive, an excellent pollinizer, keeps well and is resistant to all the major apple diseases.  It ripens early September.

Enterprise-Apple2

Mid-late season flowering - On M.7 semi-dwarf rootstock 12-15’ - A glossy red apple with an excellent spritely flavor that improves with storage. The tree is productive, vigorous and spreading. Fruit ripens late September-early October. It is an excellent keeper and is immune to scab and resistant to fire blight, cedar apple rust and powdery mildew.

Sundance-Apple

Mid season flowering - On G.890 semi-dwarf rootstock 10-13’ - A pale yellow apple with a pink blush and a juicy, sweet sub-acid flavor. Fruit ripens in early to mid October. Immune to apple scab and highly resistant to fire-blight and cedar apple rust with moderate resistance to powdery mildew.

Cherry
Montmorency-Cherry

Self-fertile - On Mahaleb rootstock -  (10-12’)An old standard pie cherry (tart) variety with bright red skin on yellow fruit and clear juice. The Montmorency is upright, vigorous and a heavy producer. This cultivar is more productive than others and the fruit has a long ripening season throughout June.   Needs well drained area.

Asian Pear

Listed in order of ripening. Trees need another variety of Asian or European pear (pollinizer) to ensure pollination.

Chojuro-Asian-Pear

Self-fertile - On Mahaleb rootstock -  (10-12’)An old standard pie cherry (tart) variety with bright red skin on yellow fruit and clear juice. The Montmorency is upright, vigorous and a heavy producer. This cultivar is more productive than others and the fruit has a long ripening season throughout June.   Needs well drained area.

Yoinashi-Asian-Pear

On Betulifolia rootstock 15-18’ - "Yoinashi" is said to mean ‘Good Pear’ in Japanese. This round brown skinned fruit is crisp, juicy and aromatic. It sets a heavy crop of small to medium 5-10 oz fruits in mid to late August. Good fire-blight resistance.

Korean-Giant

On Betulifolia rootstock 15-18’ - Fruit is medium to large (12-16oz.) with a brown to golden brown russet color. Flesh is yellowish white with a good juicy, sweet flavor. Ripens in late September. Stores 3 to 4 months.

European Pear

Listed in order of ripening. Trees need another variety (pollinizer) to ensure pollination unless noted.

Sunrise-Pear

Available on OHxF87 Rootstock 12-15’ - Beautiful glossy yellow with light red blush fruits ripen in early to mid August. Tree is very resistant to fire-blight. Fruits store 3-4 months in cold storage.

Warren-Pear

Available on OHxF333 rootstock 12-15’ - Large light green fruits ripen in late August to early September. Tree is self-fertile and growth habit is very uniform.

Harrow-Sweet-Pear

Partially self-fertile - OHxF 97 Rootstock 15-18’ - Blight-resistant release from Agriculture Canada. Ripens in early September, with 2-3 month storage. Excellent flavor;  sweet and juicy. Precocious and productive; usually requires heavy thinning.

Peach

Listed in order of ripening. All peaches are self-fertile.

Harrow-Diamond-Peach

Lovell Rootstock 15-20’ - Very early yellow flesh peach ripening from mid June to early July. Blossoms are very forst tolerant. Firm and semi-freestone fruits are small to medium sized at 4-7 ounces Bacterial spot resistant.

Contender-Peach

Citation Rootstock 10-15’ - This hardy, late-blooming peach escapes late spring frosts. Beautiful, large freestone fruit is firm, sweet and delicious. Good for fresh use, freezing or for pies. Good resistance to bacterial spot. Ripens in late July.

Redhaven-Peach

Citation Rootstock 10-15’ - This is the standard for Missouri peaches. The fruits ripen around July 20th and are yellow fleshed and freestone. Good resistance to Peach Leaf Curl.

Jujube

Also known as Chinese Dates, Jujubes are low maintenance and high in vitamin C. Harvest by shaking from the tree. Need both varieties below to ensure pollination.

Lang-Jujube

Needs pollinizer: 20-25’ tall, 12-15’ wide - The 1” long pear-shaped fruit ripens to a mahogany color in early-mid September. Fruits are crisp like an apple and sweet like sugar. Good for dehydrating or fresh eating.

Li-Jujube

Needs pollinizer: 15-20’ tall, 15-20’ wide - This is a large fruited jujube that grows in our area. The fruits are 2” round and are ripe in the light green to mottled mahogany, or full mahogany color in mid September-early October. Good for fresh eating