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Growing fruit and edible plants is easy and fit's nicely in the exotic garden. Our fruit plants are a specially selected, ornamental range that are both attractive to look at and produce a tasty treat...
Growing fruit and edible plants is easy and fit's nicely in the exotic garden. Our fruit plants are a specially selected, ornamental range that are both attractive to look at and produce a tasty treat at the same time.They are fruit plants which are easy to grow and maintain as well as being plants that are attractive in the garden even when not producing fruit. Don't worry if you have never grown fruit trees or soft fruit plants before because those listed below are very simple to look after. Just remember these plant's shouldn't be restricted to the vegetable patch, enjoy them for what they are planted amongst other ornamentals in your garden.
Arbutus unedo, Strawberry Tree, is a beautiful evergreen shrub which grows to around 3 metres in height. The bell-shaped flowers are produced in late summer followed by orange fruits which ripen to strawberry red. Normally, the flowers and fruits are...
Chaenomeles x superba 'Fire Dance'
Flowering Quince, Japanese Quince, Chinese Quince
'Fire Dance' is said to be one of the best red quinces, having masses of bright red flowers followed by a good crop of fragrant fruits. This spreading shrub has dark green, rounded leaves on strong, thorny branches. Hardy, deciduous and tolerant ...
Citrus Kumquat 'Jordan'
Kumquat Tree 'Jordan'
Citrus Kumquat 'Jordan' is a gorgeous new tasty variety named after our very own Bruce by our growing nursery in Spain! This superb little juicy fruit is delicious eaten whole with the skin for a zesty sweet/sour experience. Prolific flowers follow...
Citrus reticulata 'Nova' (Clemenvilla)
Tangelo x Clementine Hybrid
Hybrid of clementine Fina and tangelo Orlando...
Ficus carica 'Brown Turkey'
Fig 'Brown Turkey'
Brown Turkey' is a large deciduous shrub with bold, deeply lobed leaves and insignificant flowers followed by edible fruit to 10cm in length, at first green, but purplish when ripe. Usually one crop of fruit per year, but sometimes two in a hot summe...
Ficus carica 'Brunswick'
Fig Tree 'Brunswick'
An attractive self fertile tree with handsome foliage, that produces a heavy crop of medium sized pear-shaped figs. The green skinned fruits have a delicious, sweet flavour and yellow and red flesh. Fruits develop in spring and ripen from August to S...
Ficus carica 'Ice Crystal'
Cut Leaf Fig
This new introduction has fantastic deeply cut leaves shaped like ice crystals, turning bright yellow in the autumn. Very architectural and tolerant of coastal conditions. Minute petalless flowers are contained in a hollowed-out receptacle, which enl...
Lycium barbarum 'Sweet Lifeberry'
Goji berries, chinese buckthorn, Duke of Argyll's tea tree
A leafy shrub with long canes covered in ovate, mid green leaves, having purple flowers in spring and summer followed by oval, juicy, scarlet red fruit that are sweet tasting when ripe and referred to as a 'superberry' due to being packed with antiox...
Poncirus trifoliata is a very unusual shrub related to citrus, and is often used as the rootstock for grafting different citrus varieties, due to its strong growh and cold tolerance. It flowers around March, before the leaves appear and after a good ...