Thirkettle Nurseries
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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


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Almond 'All In One'
Full sun Tree
Best almond for home gardens. Heavy crops of soft-shell nuts with sweet, flavourful kernels. Hot summer needed to ripen nuts. Self-fertile and can tolerate warmer climates. Sun and spring frost protection. 3 x 3m
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Apple 'Akane' M26
Tree
A very early eating bright red apple with white crisp flesh and sprightly flavour. Superior disease resistance. Ideal home gardens. On medium rootstock- stake. Sun. 3 x 2m
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4.7L Sold Out this season

Apple 'Akane' MM106
A very early eating bright red apple. Superior disease resistance and recommended for home gardens. On free standing rootstock, well suited free draining soils. 4 x 3m
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4.7L Sold Out this season

Apple 'Granny Smith' M793
Apple 'Granny Smith' M793
The green Oz every one knows with uncompromising crisp hard flesh and a very sharp bite! Great in salads and superb if left to tree ripen. Eater and cooker. Grown on tough M793 rootstock for difficult soils.
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4.7L Sold Out this season

Apple 'Liberty' M26
Full sun Tree
Excellent eating, disease resistant variety with great crops of well-balanced sweet-tart flavoured red apples with juicy flesh. On medium rootstock so great for home gardens - stake. 3 x 2m
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Apple 'Liberty' MM106
Apple 'Liberty' MM106
Excellent eating, disease resistant variety with great crops of well-balanced sweet-tart flavoured red apples with juicy flesh. On tall rootstock for free draining soils and larger gardens. 4 x 3m
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4.7L Sold Out this season

Apple 'Monty's Surprise' M26
Full sun Tree
Famous NZ apple with crisp fresh good for both eating and cooking. Has exceptionally high levels of beneficial health-promoting substances. On medium rootstock. Best staked. Sun. 3 x 2m
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Apple 'Pinkie' M116
Tree
Superior disease resistant apple bred by those who gave us 'Jazz' and 'Royal Gala'. Brightly coloured blush pink apple with good acid/sugar balance in mid season. Forms an attractive small weeping tree. Grown on tough rootstock suitable poorer soils. 3.5 x 2.5
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Apple 'Pinkie' M26
Tree
Exciting new disease resistant apple bred by those who gave us 'Jazz' and 'Royal Gala'. Superb brightly coloured blush pink apple with good acid/sugar balance in mid season. Forms an attractive small weeping tree, best staked. 3.5 x 2m PVR#1814
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Apple 'Prima' M26
Tree
Excellent homegarden disease resistant variety with great crops of dark red apples with firm, creamy, juicy flesh. Medium rootstock but best staked. Sun. 3 x 2m
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4.7L Available

Apple 'Roy's Pearl' M116
Apple 'RH2'
Full sun Tree
Exciting new disease resistant apple from NZ breeder Roy Hart. Lots of bright red fruit with high quality flesh that is firm, crisp, with nice sugar/acid balance. Ideal organic orchardists & home gardeners. Sun. 3.5 x 3m
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4.7L Available

Apple 'Rubee Red' M26
Full sun Tree
Superb new home garden apple! Lots of bright red fruit with crisp, sweet juicy flesh. Great for kids lunch boxes. Disease resistant tree. On medium rootstock. Stake in windy areas. 3 x 2m. PVR maybe applied for by 1st July 2011.
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Apple 'Rubee Red' MM106
Full sun 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.
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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
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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
4.7L Available

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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Blackberry 'Black Satin'
Full sun Shrub
Prolific producer of tasty large, black fruit in midsummer on canes produced the year before. Attractive small soft pink flowers fade to white and precede fruit on erect, thornless canes. Tolerates heat. Deciduous. 1.8m
Bag Size
2.5L Available

Blackberry 'Navaho'
Full sun Shrub
Deciduous. A juicy sweet blackberry cultivar, with excellent flavour. Excellent for eating or preserving.
Bag Size
2.5L Available

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
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PB5 Limited stock 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.
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