Bare Root Fruit Trees - Jan.
Standard, Semi Dwf,
& EZ Pick
guarantee on Walnuts unless in a container.
Potted price for Walnut is 59.99 for a 15 gal.)
NOTE: Figs & Pomegranates are
available only potted in 5 gal or in quarts. Persimmons are
available in 5 gal. (for $49.99) or larger sizes. (They are too finicky as a
Many varieties of all the fruit trees are
available year round in 5 gallon containers for $44.99. If you don't see it here
we may have it in a 5 gallon. 5 gal. Pomegranate are $34.99
(The hours after the variety means it
needs that many hours under 45 degrees to set fruit properly. Not usually a
problem in the foothills.)
Most apples are on M-111 rootstock unless noted.
M-111 is slightly dwarfing to 80% of a standard apple. It is very tolerant of
wet or dry soil and induces fruiting at an earlier age.
Standard rootstocks are from apple seedlings and
are very vigorous and tolerate wet or dry soils.
ARKANSAS BLACK APPLE - M-111 Med. sized apple with
dark red skin, almost black. Flesh firm, white and crisp. A balanced flavor,
pleasant and sweet. Excellent for juice. Ripens Oct. to Nov. Pollinized by
most other apples. 800 hours.
FUJI APPLE - M-111 Recent introduction from Japan that
quickly became California's favorite apple. Sweet, very crisp and flavorful,
excellent keeper. Dull reddish-orange skin, sometimes russeted. Ripe
mid-September. Excellent pollenizer for other apple varieties. Low chilling
requirement - less than 500 hours. Self-fruitful.
GALA APPLE Standard Apple rootstock. Med. sized apple. Golden yellow
skin with a reddish blush. Flesh is firm, juicy, crisp and sweet with excellent
flavor. Stores well. Will take summer heat. Ripens late Aug. to Sept. 500
GOLDEN DELICIOUS APPLE - M-111 (Yellow
Delicious) Long-time favorite for its sweetness and flavor. Reliable producer,
adapted to many climates. Pollinizer for Red Delicious. Mid-season harvest
(September in Central Calif.). 700 hours. Self-fruitful.
GRANNY SMITH APPLE Standard Apple rootstock From New Zealand. Large,
late, green, all-purpose. Crisp, tart, excellent keeper. Requires long summer.
Thrives in hot climates. 600 hours. Prolonged bloom: good pollinizer for other
BRITTANY GOLD APRICOT - A large, firm, sweet and
very consistent producer. A proven commercial performer in tough climates where
no other apricot will produce. It also has a long season for an apricot hanging
for two or more weeks at the end of July. 600-800 hours.
HARCOT APRICOT - From
Canada. Frost hardy late bloom. Resists brown rot and perennial canker. Medium
to large fruit ripens early to mid-June in Central CA. Sweet, juicy, rich flavor
one of the best. 700 hours. Self-fruitful.
- Flavor Delight interspecific. Apricot-plum hybrid. Resembles an
apricot but with a distinctive flavor and texture all its own. High taste-test
scores - one of the most flavorful early season fruits. Early June. Very low
chilling requirement. Less than 300 hours. Self-fruitful, but biggest crops if
pollinated by any apricot. (Have both standard and semi-dwf. )
BADA BING CHERRY - EZ - Large Bing-like Cherry.
Purplish red flesh is firm and sweet. Resistant to cracking. Good
for other sweet cherries.. Ripens 2 weeks after Bing. 900 hours. Self
BING CHERRY- EZ Large, firm, juicy, sweet, nearly
black when ripe - superb flavor, the No. 1 cherry. Mid-season. Large vigorous
tree. 700 hours. Pollinated by Black Tartarian, Van, Rainier. Also Stella in
colder climates. Discovered by and named for a Chinese man named Bing.
BLACK TARTARIAN CHERRY- EZ Medium-sized, nearly
black, sprightly flavor, early season. Vigorous, productive tree. 700 hours.
Pollinizer required -interfruitful with all popular sweet cherries.
- Self-fruitful, dark red sweet cherry from Canada. Large, firm,
good flavor. Similar to Van in color, Bing in shape. Sometimes sold as
'Self-fertile Bing.' Ripens 4 days after Bing. 400 hours or less. USDA Zones
RAINIER SWEET CHERRY- EZ Large, yellow with red
blush. Sweet and flavorful - superior to Royal Ann. Very cold hardy. Mid-season
harvest. 700 hours. Pollinizer required -interfruitful with Van, Lambert, Black
- Self-fruitful - no pollenizer needed. Large, nearly black,
richly flavored sweet cherry similar to its parent, Lambert. Late harvest.
400 hours. Pollinates Bing, except in mild winter climates. USDA Zones 5-9.
ARCTIC FANTASY® WHITE NECTARINE- EZ
Similar to everyone's favorite, Goldmine, except larger, tastier and better
color. White flesh is sweet but not all sugar. Has subacid taste like yellow
fleshed varieties. Red over 70-80 percent - attractive. Freestone. (400 hours)
Ripens: Early August.
FANTASIA NECTARINE - EZ
Popular, large yellow freestone. Early harvest fruit is firm ripe and tangy,
later harvest is sweet with rich flavor: high scoring in taste tests. Late
July/early August in Central CA. 500 hours or less. Self-fruitful.
NECTARINE - EZ Bright red skin, firm yellow freestone. Rich flavor,
tangy and sweet, one of the best. Consistently very high-scoring in taste tests.
Winter & frost hardy, very reliable producer. Early July in Central Calif. 700
LIZ'S LATE NECTARINE - Sprightly sweet, intense,
spicy flavored yellow flesh - the state of the art in fruit breeding. Late
August/early September in Central CA. 600-700 hours. Self-fruitful.
RUBY GRAND NECTARINE - Rich yellow skin with bright
red blush. Flesh yellow, firm and melting. Exceptional. Good for fresh or
SNOW QUEEN WHITE NECTARINE - EZ Sweet juicy early
season white fleshed freestone. Needs little chilling. Ripens late June. 300
DIXON CLING PEACH - One of the earliest (Aug 1) and
best-tasting clingstones for canning. Yellow flesh. Self-fruitful. (Limited
EARLY OR JULY ELBERTA - EZ Reliable heavy crops.
Juicy, sweet, very flavorful yellow freestone fruit for canning, freezing, or
fresh use. 400-500 hours. Self-fruitful.
Elberta PEACH - EZ
Famous yellow freestone. Classic, rich, peach flavor: high-scoring in
taste tests. Use fresh, canned, cooked. Ripe late July/early August in Central
Calif., up to 3-4 weeks later in colder climates. Self- fruitful. 800 hours.
GIANT BABCOCK WHITE PEACH - EZ Large. Skin predominantly red. White
flesh streaked outwardly from stone with shades of red. Sweet and juicy.
Ripens: July, two weeks after Babcock. 400 hours. Self-fruitful.
NECTAR PEACH - Fine textured white flesh. Firm, sweet and juicy. Red
blushed skin. One of best white peaches.
Redhaven PEACH - EZ
World's most widely planted peach. High quality yellow freestone. Ripens early
July in central California. Frost hardy. Fresh/freeze. 800 hours. Self-fruitful.
Rio Oso Gem PEACH- Favorite late yellow freestone. Large, sweet, rich flavor, like J.H. Hale.
Fresh/freeze. Small tree. Showy bloom. Mid-August in Central Calif. 800 hours.
COMICE PEAR The famous gift pack pear. Sweet,
aromatic, fine texture, superb flavor and quality - one of the best. Short neck,
greenish-yellow skin with red blush. Late harvest. 600 hours. Self-fruitful in
most climates of Western U.S. or plant with Bartlett.
SHINKO ASIAN PEAR The most fire-blight resistant
Asian pear. Russet skin. Fruit is excellent, rich and sweet. Fine texture.
Stores well. Ripens mid-Aug. to mid-Sept. Partially self-fruitful but does
better with another pear.
SURECROP PEAR Large, yellow skinned pear with
juicy white flesh. Resembles Bartlett in looks and taste. Consistent bearer.
Prolonged progressive blooming period ideal for late frost areas. Cold hardy and
more blight resistant than Bartlett. Ripens September. Does better with a
pollinizer. (ONLY HAVE IN 5 GAL)
WARREN PEAR - Excellent quality dessert pear - and highly resistant to
fireblight. Medium to large, long-necked fruit with pale green skin, sometimes
blushed red. Smooth flesh (no grit cells) is juicy and buttery with superb
flavor. Good keeper. Very cold hardy. One of the best!
Ripens in mid to late August. 600 hours.
BURGUNDY PLUM- - EZ Maroon-colored skin and flesh. Sweet, with little or no
tartness and a very pleasing, mild flavor. Prolonged harvest, mid-July to
mid-August in Central Calif. Very productive. Narrow, upright habit. 400 hours.
ELEPHANT HEART PLUM - EZ Home orchard favorite. Large heart-shaped fruit,
sweet and juicy with red flesh. Dark red skin. Long harvest season in September.
Pollinized with another plum. 500 hours.
SANTA ROSA PLUM - & EZ Most popular plum in California. Juicy, tangy,
flavorful. Reddish-purple skin, amber flesh tinged red. Late June in Central
Calif. 300 hours. Self-fruitful.
FLAVOR QUEEN PLUMCOT® Unique plum-apricot hybrid with sensational bouquet and
a very sweet pleasing flavor.
Greenish-yellow skin and amber-orange flesh. Prolonged harvest mid-July thru
August. Pollinated by Flavor Supreme, Dapple Dandy, Santa Rosa or
Burgandy plums. 4-500 hours.
Flavor SUPREME PluMCot® Taste test winner. Plum-apricot hybrid with sweet, richly
flavored, firm red flesh. Greenish-maroon mottled skin. June harvest in Central
California, about two weeks before Santa Rosa. 5-600 hours. Pollinized by Santa
Rosa, Late Santa Rosa, or other Pluot®
ALL-IN-ONE GENETIC SEMI-DWARF ALMOND No. 1 almond for home orchards.
Heavy crops of soft-shell nuts with sweet, flavorful kernels. Hot summer
required to ripen. 15 ft. tree, very winter & frost hardy. 500 hrs.
Self-fruitful. Pat. No. 4304. (Zaiger) (Also have 5 gal)
HALL'S HARDY ALMOND -
Beautful pink blooms but also has delicious sweet kernels in hard shells. Best
for cold areas. Late bloomer. Semi self-fruitful but does better with a
pollinizer like Mission.
MISSION (TEXAS) ALMOND -
Med. sized kernels in hard shells - the ones often canned. Late blooming.
Pollinized by any almond. Does well with Hall's Hardy.
CHANDLER WALNUT - Heavy
bearing. High quality light-colored nut. Smaller tree than Hartley. Good for
homeowners. Mid range for frost. Self-fruitful.
FRANQUETTE WALNUT - Last
walnut to leaf out. Better for high elevations. Large tree with average
production of well sealed, large nuts. Light colored kernel. Self-fruitful
(Available in 15 gal only)
HARTLEY WALNUT – Long time
#1 nut in Calif. for its quality and dependability. Large, thin-shelled and
well sealed nut. Light colored and flavorful kernel. Mid range as far as
leafing out if frost is a problem. Self-fruitful.
PISTACHIO - Kerman
(female) and Peters (Male) sold potted in bags. (Also have some 5 gal)