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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


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Blueberry 'Climax'
Full sun Shrub
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'
Full sun Shrub
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'
Full sun Shrub
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'
Full sun Shrub
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'
Full sun Shrub
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.
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Cherry 'Compact Stella'
Full sun Tree
A compact form of the famous Stella sweet cherry. Heavy and regular bearer of large dark red fruit with firm light red flesh. Self fertile. Best pruned in summer. 4 x 3m
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4.7L Available

Cherry 'Compact Stella' Dwarf
Full sun Tree
The ultimate dwarf cherry for home gardens- Compact Stella grafted on a true dwarf rootstock. Heavy and regular crops of large dark red fruit with firm red flesh. Fertilise every spring, water during dry spells. Self fertile. 1.8 x 1.2m.
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Citrus Calamondin
Full sun Shrub
Very hardy and highly ornamental citrus producing fragrant flowers and a small orange-like fruit. The fruit has a tart, acid flavour & has culinary usages. Ideal gardens, topiary and container plant. 2.5 x 1.5m
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PB8 Sold Out this season

Citrus lemon 'Meyer'
Full sun Shrub
Prolific producer of thin skinned, sweet & juicy fruit from an early age. Most widely grown and frost hardy lemon hybrid. Sweetly fragrant flowers add to plants appeal. Great in pots. Sun and hard frost protection esp when young. 1.8 x 1.8m.
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6L Available
PB8 Available

Citrus lemon 'Meyer' Std
Citrus lemon 'Meyer' Std
Full sun Standard
A medium sized shrub, excellent for a small garden. Produces sweetly scented white flowers, followed by juicy sweet lemons. An early and prolific bearer.
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PB8 Special Limited stock available

Citrus lemon 'Yen Ben'
Full sun
A sport of Lisbon lemon. A vigorous grower with thin skinned juicy fruit. Prolific producer.
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Citrus lemon 'Yen Ben' Dwarf
bearing basket-fulls of large oval shaped fruit with a distinctive sharp acidic flavour. Very juicy and has few seeds. The skin is fragrant and firm.
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Citrus 'Lemonade'
Full sun
A vigorous variety, fruiting over a long period. The fruit looks like a lemon, but the longer you allow the fruit to ripen, the sweeter the fruit. Children love them!!
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Citrus 'Lemonade' Dwarf
Citrus 'Lemonade' Dwarf
This lemon look alike has sweet juicy fruit with no bitterness and a taste like lemonade! Heavy cropping, with main crop in winter but with some fruit most of the year. Grown on dwarfing Flying Dragon rootstock so great for pots and small gardens. Feed and water regularly.
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Citrus 'Lemonade' Std
Full sun Shrub
Standardised. A vigorous variety, fruiting over a long period. The fruit looks like a lemon, but the longer you allow the fruit to ripen, the sweeter the fruit. Children love them!!
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8.5L STD Limited stock available

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