Category: Pick-your-own

August 6th Availability; making apple trees

Blueberries-Legacy variety, mulberries, Blackberries & Apples: the sauce/pie Lodi, crispy Pristine, multipurpose & high flavor Gravenstein and William’s Pride, juicy Summerred, front end of complex/spicy Zestar! Apples 101: Wednesday Aug 9th, 16th, 23rd – 5:30pm — 8:30pm see classesClasses-Tours A window in time is…

July 31st 2017 availability

Blueberries, Blackberries, early Pristine apples

The upick is open for Jostaberry, Black Currant

Pick your own Jostaberries, Black Currant, Gooseberries

Gallery

 

Fruit Tree Hedge

An apple hedge is ridiculously simple. 1. Stake it out 2. Plant it 3. Wait a few years 4. Pick, eat, store through the winter. The system here in this photo is mostly neglect. First plant a nursery of dwarf rootstock 3’x10″ apart -count…

The growing season’s last fruits

Late apples like Goldrush, Suncrisp, Enterprise could be hanging…but they’re picked! Medlar is another that hangs late until freezing temps begin to break the starch down to sugar known as bletted. The fruit was important as a winter food during Roman times. Today it…

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