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If birds are bothering your orchard or garden, provide a bird bath. Birds often peck fruits and vegetables mostly to get water.
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FRUIT TREES

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Most of our stock is available in sizes easily shipped by mail, that is, under 1m.
This symbol indicates plants that are also available in sizes over 1m. The price is the same but you'll have to come and pick them up. This year some items are available only in sizes over 1m and these are marked. For Pick Up Only

Our Fall pick up date is October 13, 2018 between 8am and 4pm. Please see Specials or this map to Marlbank for directions.


CHERRY

Pyrus (Blossoms)Prunus tomentosa
MANCHU CHERRY Z2/1.8m
Decorative, edible, easy to grow. Planted as food hedges in North China. A reliable cold area producer with nice white flowers & currant-red fruit. Food for pies, jelly or jam or eating fresh. "The yield was so spectacular that we were forced to marvel" Farmstead Magazine.

Cornus mas
CORNELIAN CHERRY Z4/4m
Can be grown as a bush or small tree with clean open leafage and bright red, edible fruit about the colour and size of ju-jubes. From West Asia and Central Europe where it appears often in folklore. Resists insects and pollution. Its soft-yellow flowers bloom before the leaves open: a welcome sight in early spring.


PLUM

Prunus americana

Prunus americana
AMERICAN PLUM Z3/3.5m
Small, twiggy wild plum often forming thickets. Particularly lovely white, fragrant flower clusters precede leaves. Red to yellow fruit used in preserves. Plant as pollinators on the edge of your designated plum area or as hardy ornamentals.


eLDERBERRY

Sambucus canadensis
AMERICAN RED ELDERBERRY Z4/2m ‡
Big, cheerful corymbs of lacy white flowers produce a multitude of red berries for jams or wine. Prefers sun but will tolerate partial shade. Reputed to ward off Dutch Elm disease when planted over the roots of native elms.


GRAPEs - available only in spring

Three hungry travelers with only one coin argued over what to eat. One wanted a sweet, another several sweets, the third was thirsty. A passing Sufi took their coin and bought grapes, satisfying them all.

Vitis var.
CANADICE RED Z5
Red grape forming long clusters. Excellent for fresh eating and juicing. Ripens in mid August to September.

MINNESOTA Z3
Sweet reddish-purple variety that requires pollinator due to having only female flowers. Sold Out

GREENTO GRAPE Z4
An odd name for a red grape that is hardy to -40°C. Good for eating or wine-making. Developed by gardeners in Québec. Sold Out

FRONTENAC ROUGE Z5
Hardy & disease resistant. Acidic, high sugar berries produce a superior wine at Sandor's nearby vineyard.

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