Thirkettle Nurseries
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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


EDI List   Records 141 - 144 of 144

Plum 'Luisa'
Luisa is a chance seedling arising in Hamilton. Very large, yellow flesh and skin, virtually freestone. Unusual shape, similar to a mango. PVR applies Exceptional eating quality with a sweet aromatic flavour and fine texture, very juicy. Luisa is very grower friendly in terms of pollination, cultivation and disease hardiness, so can be readily grown organically. Ripens late January to Early February. Self-fertile.
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Quince 'Smyrna'
Very large bright yellow fruit with light yellow flesh. Attractive smaller tree with dark green foliage and very showy blossoms in late spring. Fruit stores well. Self fertile. Sun. 3 x 2m
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Raspberry 'Heritage'
Full sun Shrub
Highly recommended home garden selection for fresh eating, freezing, bottling, and preserves. Large, sweet, dark red berries with a mild flavour from mid summer. Tall sturdy canes can be cut off at the ground each winter. Sun. 1.8 x 1.2m
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2.5L Available

Raspberry 'Lewis'
Outstanding raspberry with large, glossy, attractive, and firm summer fruit. Well suited home gardeners throughout the more temperate parts of the country. Fruits on second year canes. Some sun. 1.5m
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2.5L Available

 
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