Stone fruit Trees are some of the most popular fruit trees for the home garden and include peaches, apricots, nectarines and cherries.
The name comes from the stone in the middle of the fruit, these trees do not have, pips, it is the stone that contains the seed.
Many dwarf and multi grafted varieties are now available that are well suited to the home garden or smaller orchard. Some of the smaller varieties are suite to grow in pots or can be espaliered if required.
In general stone fruit require a fertile well drained soil with access to water or moisture. Different cultivars and varieties are suited to different areas with some requiring a low chill factor to fruit well.
Stone fruit trees are available from the following nurseries and growers
Mail order fruit tree nursery with over 200 temperate climate fruit trees.
Heritage varieties and dwarf fruit trees. Apple Trees, Stone Fruit, Nut Trees and Berry Fruit.
55 McDougal Rd Neerim South Victoria 3831 PH: (03) 56281507
Advanced ornamental trees and garden designs and concept plans. Direct to your property combined with specialist knowledge and outstanding service.
473 Miles Platting Rd Rochedale Brisbane 4123
Specializing in fruit trees, including apple trees, citrus, avocado, mango, olive, macadamia, lychee, pawpaw and others. Also herbs and edibles.