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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


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Apple 'Rubee Red' MM106
Tree
Superb new home garden apple! Lots of bright red fruit with crisp, sweet juicy flesh. Great for kids lunch boxes. Disease resistant free standing tree. 4 x 3m PVR maybe applied for by 1st July 2011.
Bag Size
PB8 Available

Apple 'Scarlet Spire'
Tree
Attractive, distinctive apple tree with upright, columnar growth habit; ideal for small space or container growing. Scarlet fruit with crisp and juicy flesh. Excellent flavour with a slight tang. 3 x 0.5m
Bag Size
PB8 Available

Apple 'Sweet & Sour Candy' M26
Tree
New release. One of the best modern disease-resistant varieties with yellow skinned fruit with red and crimson flush. Crisp and cream flesh with fairly sharp flavour. On medium rootstock- ideal for home gardens. Stake. 3 x 2m (Protected by NZ Plant Variety Rights)
Bag Size
PB8 Limited Stock

Apple 'Sweetie' M106
An exciting new release bred by those who gave us 'Jazz'. Early large red apple with sweet, crisp, juicy flesh with mild flavour. Best with a spray programme. Free standing tree. 4.5m x 3m. (Protected by NZ Plant Variety Rights as PremA280)
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Apricot 'Solar Perfection'
An exciting early fruiting apricot with strong orange colour and good size. Fruit has fine texture and juicy flesh of excellent eating quality. Great crops from an early age. Low chill requirement. Sun. Self fertile. 3 x 3m
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Asimina triloba
Mountain Paw Paw
American Pawpaw. Forms a small tree with brilliant autumn colour & sweet, smallish fruit tasting between a banana and a mango - delicious and plentiful. Easy to grow if kept watered during hot, dry periods. 6 x 4m
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Blackberry 'Navaho'
Full sun Shrub
Deciduous. A juicy sweet blackberry cultivar, with excellent flavour. Excellent for eating or preserving.
Bag Size
2.5L Available

Blackcurrant 'Laxton Tinker'
Heritage English selection with consistent and heavy crops around the end of the year. Good disease resistance. Easy to grow in a retentive soil. Water well during hot dry periods. Sun or part shade. 1.5 x 1.2m
Bag Size
PB6.5

Blueberry 'Blue Crop'
Full sun Shrub
Popular mid-season northern highbush variety which produces a heavy crop of excellent flavour berries around Xmas. Great for colder areas. Acid soil. Deciduous. 1.2 x 1.2m
Bag Size
PB5 Limited stock available
PB6.5 Available

Blueberry 'Centurion'
Full sun Shrub
Late maturing rabbiteye selection with good crops of firm, darkblue medium berries that grow in large clusters. The berries are very aromatic and have an almost spicy flavour. Upright grower suitable for most areas with long hot summers. Needs sun, acid soil and plenty of summer moisture.
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

Blueberry 'Climax'
An early fruiting rabbiteye which is prized for its abundant crops of good sized blueberries. Has an open & upright habit. Dark green leaves turn a fiery red over autumn. Acid soils, summer moisture and best planted with another rabbiteye variety. 2 x 1.5m
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Blueberry 'Delite'
Full sun Shrub
A popular rabbiteye selection with excellent crops of medium to large berries in late summer. Berries have fine texture and great taste, not sharply acid. Berries are light blue to reddish-blue when ripe. Upright growing and also very ornamental. Best cross pollinated by another rabbiteye. Sun, summer moisture & acid soil. 3 x 2m
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Blueberry 'Dixi'
Fast growing late season, Northern Highbush blueberry that is popular for home gardens. High yields of firm, lightish blue sweet berries. Stunning red orange stems in winter. Acid soil, sun and summer moisture. 1.2 x 1.2m
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Blueberry 'Duke'
Full sun Shrub
Duke is one of the best cultivar for early ripening, high quality fruit. A medium sized berry of firm quality. 1m
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Blueberry 'Misty'
Blueberry 'Misty'
One of the most attractive, vigorous and high yielding Southern Highbush low chill varieties. Bright blue-green foliage and attractive early spring flowers with sky blue early summer fruit. Protect from hard frosts. Self fertile 1.8 x 1.8m
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Blueberry 'O'Neal'
Southern highbush with large dark blue fruit from late spring thru to autumn. Suitable warmer areas and where flowers can be protected from frosts. Evergreen foliage in mild winters or turns brilliant red before falling in cold climates. Superb in pots. 1.5 x 1.8m
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Blueberry 'Petite Blue'
Southern Highbush selection well suited the warmer areas of the country or where the late winter flowers can be protected from frost damage. Superb eating smaller berries in late spring with the potential of a second crop later in summer. Sun, moisture and acid soil. 1.5 x 1.5m
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Blueberry 'Powder Blue'
Full sun Shrub
A popular rabbiteye selection with light blue, firm fruit with sweet flavour. Ripens later in summer.Vigorous and upright grower. Best cross pollinated with another rabbiteye. Needs a very acid soil and best with a long growing season.
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Blueberry 'Southland'
Full sun Shrub
This rabbiteye bluebery produces good crops of medium to large, good quality fruit throughout the late summer period. Compact, upright growth with dense foliage. Best cross pollinated by another rabbiteye. Sun, summer moisture & acid soil. 2m x 1.5m
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Blueberry 'Tifblue'
Full sun Shrub
Outstanding self fertile rabbiteye blueberry with large, light blue fruit which ripen late in summer. A vigorous grower and very productive. Cold hardier than most rabbiteyes. Easy to grow in a very acid soil.
Bag Size
PB6.5 Available

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