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Boysenberry

BOYSENBERRY

Vigorous, rambling plant with thorny canes. Huge crops of elongated red-black fruit are produced over summer. Flavour is rich and sweet when picked fully ripe. Harvest daily during the cropping season as the fruit ripen rapidly. Eaten fresh, frozen and made into preserves (jams, jellies, cordials and syrups).
$5.00ea (potted) SOLD OUT
Silvanberry

SILVANBERRY
Cropping earlier and over a longer period than the Boysenberry, Silvanberries bear heavy crops of compact, reddish-purple fruit. Flavour is rich and complex, with hints of wine. Plants are vigorous with thorny canes.
$5.00ea (potted)

Raspberry, Autumn Bliss

RASPBERRY (Autumn Bliss, Chilcotin, Chilliwack, Lloyd George, Tulameen)

Tall, perennial plants with upright canes bearing clusters of very sweet, red fruits. Summer and autumn-fruiting varieties are available. Eaten fresh, frozen, made into desserts and preserves.
$5.00ea (potted) or bare-rooted (10 canes) $8.00 (available June-August)

AUTUMN BLISS
Main crop in Autumn. Smaller crop in summer. Large fruit of good flavour. High yielding and vigorous.
CHILCOTIN

Summer fruiting. Good crops of fruits with fine flavour. SOLD OUT
CHILLIWACK
Summer fruiting. Productive bushes with almost smooth canes. Firm fruits with an excellent flavour. SOLD OUT
LLOYD GEORGE
Summer fruiting. Popular old English variety. Does very well in Tasmania. Large red fruit of excellent quality are produced over a long period. Hardy variety which multiplies rapidly making them quick to establish.
TULAMEEN
Summer fruiting. Very large, firm fruits of excellent flavour. SOLD OUT

Blackcurrant BLACKCURRANT
Bushy shrub bearing clusters of red-black, aromatic fruit. Rich, tart and resinous flavour. Fruit is eaten fresh or made into cordials, juice and sauces.
$5.00ea (potted)
Jostaberry

JOSTABERRY

A cross between a Black Currant and Gooseberry. Fruit are similar in appearance to Black Currants but are larger and sweeter in flavour. Productive and hardy.
$5.00ea (potted)
Redcurrant REDCURRANT
Bushes bear dense bunches of bright red, glistening fruit with a plesant sweet-sour flavour. Ripens earlier than Black Currants. Protect from birds while fruiting or grow under cages.
$5.00ea (potted)
Fig, Brown Turkey

FIGS:

BROWN TURKEY
Early variety. Large fruit with dark brown skin flushed with yellow. Juicy pink flesh with a sweet, sugary flavour. Hardy and crops well with an extended harvest period. Tolerates dry conditions.

BLACK GENOA
Large, purple-skinned variety with dark red, rich, very sweet flesh. Productive and vigorous. Excellent variety for cool climates. Used fresh and for jam.

WHITE ADRIATIC
Light-coloured to purple-blushed fruit. Large leaves. Sweet, jelly-like red flesh.

All varieties $10.00ea (potted) SORRY, ALL VARIETIES SOLD OUT