Fruit and Nut
Updated 27th March 2017
Please note that all offers are subject to availability.
M116 rootstock. Produces compact high yield trees slightly larger than M26. Specialist rootstock unavailable from most sources. Clearance of remaining 2017 stock. Bundles of 50 rootstocks (2yr plants) €100
Attractive, sprawling hedging plant producing masses of sweet edible berries. Small 1yr plants (30-60cm ) intended for growing on before planting out into their final position next year. With diligent weeding could be planted into a final position this year. Bundles of 50 plants €60
M25 3yr Cider Apple Offer
Cider on vigorous M25 rootstock. Very strong 3 yr trees. Varieties Dabinett (full bittersweet), Gennet Moyle (bittersharp), Harry Masters (full bittersweet), Tom Putt (sharp). Apples on M25 are capable of producing very heavy crops, often in excess of 100kg per tree. 10 trees €140. Exceptionally good price. Selling off to clear space for new stock. Last few trees left. Price does not include delivery.
MM106 2yr Cider and Cooking Apple Offer
Cider and cooking apples on semi-vigorous MM106 rootstock. Strong 2yr trees. Cider varieties: Harry Masters (full bittersweet), Morgan's Sweet (sweet), Tom Putt (sharp), may be a small number of some other varieties. Cookers: Bramley's Seedling (sharp), 10 trees €140, 20 trees €250. Last few trees left. Price does not include delivery.
MM106 1yr Cider and Apple Offer
1 yr cider apples on semi-vigorous MM106 rootstock. Cider varieties: Black Dabinett (full bittersweet), Somerset Redsteak (full bittersweet), Sweet Coppin (sweet), Tremlett's Bitter (full bittersweet), may be a small number of some other varieties. 10 trees €120, 20 trees €200. Price does not include delivery.
M9 Bramley Apple Offer
Bramley 20 (improved version of Bramley's Seedling). Widely acknowledged as the best cooking apple variety. Strong 3yr trees on semi-dwarfing rootstock. Will bear fruit this year. 6 trees €50, 10 trees €100. Also have some surplus trees of Little Pax (eater) on M9, if of interest can be included in this offer. Collection only.
Collection of 2yr Mirabelle trees (4 varieties: de Nancy, Golden Sphere, Gypsy and Ruby). Trees now coming into blossom , good potential for fruit this year. 4 trees (1 of each variety) €72, 8 trees (2 of each variety) €120, 16 trees (4 of each) €200. Collection only
Cobnuts: Cosford, Nottingham, Rode Zellernoot, Webbs (any selection). Strong 3yr trees, 100-140cm trained to single stem for maximum nut production. All trees individually labelled. 50 trees €300, 100 trees €550. Price does not include delivery.
Quantity of chestnut stools for sale. These 4yr hybrid chestnuts (Castanea sativa x crenata) that have been cut back to a stool for coppicing purposes. The trees will naturally grow into a multi-stemmed tree but can easily be pruned back to a single stem. Our hybrid chestnuts are natural crosses between the European and Japanese chestnuts and known for their exceptional vigour. There would also be some nut potential though as these are seedling trees the first flowers will not occur for a number of years. 25 stools €100, 50 stools €160, 100 stools €300. Price does not include delivery.
Gorse - Ulex europaeus
Native to Ireland. Small to medium sized shrub, typical maximum height 2m. Very tolerant of coastal exposure or poor ground conditions. Will grow in almost any soil (not waterlogged ones). Nitrogen fixer. Very good for providing screening or shelter for young trees. Spectacular yellow flowers in spring. Strong 3 yr plants, 40-70 cm high in 5 litre pots. 10 plants €50, 20 plants €80, 50 plants €150. Collection only