30 product(s) found for "FRUIT"
BARDSEY ISLAND APPLE MAIDEN WHIP
RWFT1 M26 root stock. Bardsey Island Apple (Afal Ynys Enlli) is the “rarest fruit tree in the world”.Discovered as a single gnarled old tree in 1999 near the remains of a 13th centuryabbey on the windswept Bardsey Island, it is the only apple variety from the CelticWelsh heartland. A medium-sized...
BLACK FIG BROGIOTTO
MAINLAND UK ONLY. A Northern Italian variety particularly suited to colder areas. Low productivity of extremely good quality figs which are purple/black in colour, mid to small and very aromatic and tasty. Will produce from about mid Sept until the first frosts generally. Especially good eaten with...
BRENHINAS YR WYDDFA SNOWDON QUEEN PEAR
Bears excellent fruit found again in 1984 on the side of Snowdon in a garden which had once been the Vaynol estate. Shiny yellow green pears with pinkish flesh and sweet perfumed juice and rosewater aroma. self fertile. Supplied as a maiden whip.
Cantaloupe melon from Charentais in France. Sweet yellowy-orange flesh. It was originally grown in the Papal gardens of Cantalupo near Rome during the Renaissance period. @150. Sow Feb-end Jun.
CHERRY TREE ´COLONNARE´ FROM ITALY - Last tree...
Trees are 5-6 feet tall in a large pot. Can be collected or sent by courier but not over a weekend. This Italian variety is a heavy cropper producing very quickly. The trees are self fertile and even a single tree will produce abbundantly, large cherries with a good flavour. Prunus Avium. Ideal for...
CONCORDE GRAPE / UVA FRAGOLA Mainland UK only
Mainland UK ONLY. (red variety pictured) Introduced from the US in the 19th century, this grape tastes of strawberry and is used to make the Italian aperetivo 'Fragolino' which is a sparkling wine. Online Only. Limited stocks.
COX APPLE CYMRAEG
RWFT2 MM106 root stock. Cox Cymraeg, a Welsh Cox like apple in flavour and aroma, hails fromGoetra Bach, near Felinheli, from the garden of Anne Jones, Bangor’s first motorised milk lady. A medium-sized eating apple with excellent balance of sweetness and acidity. Pick in October. Use November...
ERINEN DDU ABERGWYNGREGYN DAMSON
Was a single tree find discovered at the college farm site on the Menai straits at Abergwygregyn near Llanfairfechan. It is perhaps over 200 years old and remarkably, disease free. Produces lots of good sized purple fruit for eating fresh or to make deep red ruby coloured jam. Self fertile. Supplied...
ERINEN DINBYCH DENBIGH PLUM
This is the only native welsh plum to survive and are the first new trees produced in 100 years! Large dark red fruits with golden dots, sweet and juicy with good depth of flavour for eating fresh or preserving. Supplied as a maiden whip. 10 foot root stock is on Pixy. 15 foot root stock is on...
FIG PANINO PLANT
Mainland UK only (except Scottish Hghlands). Vigorous tree, very rustic and of medium production, producing 'Fioroni' figs (the first production) around the June, with the real figs arriving mid Aug and all Sept.
GIUGGIOLO NOSTRANO Chinese Date/Jujube - LAST F..
MAINLAND UK ONLY. Enjoyed since Roman times this tree produces fruits like large olives similar to dates which can be eaten fresh, made into jams and syrups, candied fruit and alcoholic drinks.
KAKI TREE PERSIMMON DIOSPYROS KAKI *Mainland UK..
MAINLAND UK ONLY. The kaki tree is an ancient variety originating from China, it expanded out to Japan and even into some European countries including Italy. The Caco or Kaki is also called the lotus of Japan, oriental apple or tree of the seven virtues and was chosen as ‘tree of peace’...
MELON ANANAS save 40p
'Pineapple melon'. Vigorous and productive plant with fruits of good dimensions. Netted fruit with yellow, perfumed, sweet flesh. @22 seeds.
MELON GIALLO D´INVERNO
Yellow skinned variety, with honey greeny/yellow flesh full of juice. Sow Feb-May.
MELON PEPITO F1
A reliable, juicy, good sized hybrid melon variety for the greenhouse. Netted yellow skin and orange sweet sweet sweet flesh! Sow early spring.
MELON RAMPICANTE ZUCCHERINO
Literally translated 'Climbing Sugar'. Thick yellowy/green skin with a deep orange sweet flesh. Ideal served with Parma Ham. @25 seeds. Sow from Feb-Jun.
Gardeners melon with 'netted' skin and sweet orange flesh. @150. Sow Mar-mid Jun.
MELON TENDRAL VALENCIA
A late oval melon from Valencia in Spain with soft, sweet white flesh and green ridged skin. @30 Seeds.
Called 'Brutto ma Buono' in Italy, or Ugly but good. Scalloped, scaley skin, but sweet orange flesh from Padua. Described by Giaccomo Castelvetro in 1614 in his book The Fruits, herbs and vegetables of Italy. 3g of seed. Sow from Feb - Jun.
PIG ADERYN BIRD´S BEAK
RWFT3 Pig Aderyn (Bird’s Beak), an old Welsh variety perhaps of Norman origin,are still found growing at St Dogmael’s near Carmarthen. A mid-season eating apple with sweet and juicy flesh. The fruit also makes excellent single vintagecider. Pollination group B. Supplied as a maiden whip....
POMEGRANATE TREE ´DENTE DI CAVALLO´ *mainland U..
MAINLAND UK ONLY. 'Horses Teeth'! Apart from being an ornamental tree, the edible fruits are in great demand at the moment. Usually the tree will flower around June with the fruits appearing around September. Very rustic plant and very easy to cultivate, it's not frightened of excessive humidity or...
What could be better than some sweet stewed Rhubarb with fresh cream. An Italian variety. 2g. Sow mid Jul-end Sept.
ST CECILIA´S APPLE
Vigorous and heavy cropping tree from Bassaleg in Monmouthshire. The flavour of the juicy and intensely aromatic fruit is said to be at its most exquisite on St Cecilias day. Pick in October and use Dec to March. Pollination group B.
STRAWBERRY QUATTRO STAGIONI Seeds
As seen with Monte Don on BBC GW August 2012. Strawberry called 4 Seasons which produces two crops per year of small alpine strawberries. @400. Sow Jul-Aug.
TABLE GRAPE UVA ITALIA PLANT - 2 left now
Uva da Tavolo 'Italia' - Table grape. White variety with seeds and the most widely and preferred variety in the world. Excellent characteristics - large bunches with a medium weight of 8-900g each of golden yellow grapes. They conserve well on the plant by covering with plastic film and it is usually...
WATERMELON ASAHI MIYAKO
Very early with medium fruits. Striped green skin with thirst quenching red, sweet flesh. @10. Sow mid Mar-Jun.
WATERMELON CHARLESTON GRAY
An oval shaped fruit, juicy with sweet red flesh. 180 seeds. @180. Sow Mar-May and harvest Jul-Sept.
WATERMELON CRIMSON SWEET
Early variety with thick skin and extra sweet, juicy red flesh. 4g packet. Sow from Mar-mid Jun.
WATERMELON SUGAR BABY
Early variety. Round fruit of medium size. Consistent thick, dark green thin with sugary, intense red flesh.
YELLOW WATERMELON JANOSIK
A very unusual and highley prized Polish variety which has pure yellow flesh inside, is very sweet and not only tastes great, but looks fabulous too. 5g packet. Sow Feb-Apr protected.