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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Almond 'Garden Prince'
Tree
Highly ornamental yet productive dwarf almond tree. Soft shell, kernels especially sweet and tasty. Large pink blossoms. Bears young and heavy and is self fertile. Great for pots and warmer areas. 2.5m x 1.5m
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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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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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Apple 'Bramley's Seedling' M793
Apple 'Bramley's Seedling' M793
The classic English cooking apple. Large green acid fruit in mid summer. Cooks down to a puree, with an excellent flavour. Grafted onto vigorous rootstock so ideal difficult soils or where a big tree is wanted.
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Apple 'Cox's Orange Pippin' M793
Apple 'Cox's Orange' M793
This most famous English apple when grown well is arguably the finest of all dessert apples! Sweet with just the correct amount of acidity, it is truly packed with flavour. Best with a spray and pruning programme. Grown of tough M793 rootstock for difficult soils.
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Apple 'Croquella'
This natural dwarf apple produces full sized, juicy apples with excellent flavour. The fruit is green with a slight red flush when ripe. Ideal for a large pot or smaller garden. Best in full sun. Partially self fertile. 2.5 x 2m
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PB18 Limited stock available
PB8 Sold Out this season

Apple 'Egremont Russet' M116
Apple 'Egremont Russet' M116
Award winning English eating apple with good size russetted fruit with a crisp, nutty flavour. Well suited cold areas. Grown on tough M793 rootstock for difficult soils.
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Apple 'Harmonie' M26
Tree
A beautiful red French apple washed in yellow gold ripening late. Firm crisp, juicy and sweet flesh. High health tree. On medium rootstock so ideal in home gardens. Stake. 3 x 1.5m
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Apple 'Liberty' M26
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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Apple 'Monty's Surprise' M26
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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PB8 Special Sold Out this season

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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PB8 Available

Apple 'Pinkie' MM106
Tree
Exciting new disease resistant apple bred by those who gave us Jazz. Superb brightly coloured blush pink fruit with good acid/sugar balance in mid season. Forms an attractive free standing weeping tree. 4.5 x 3m (Protected by NZ Plant Variety Rights)
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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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Apple 'Priscilla' M26
Full sun Tree
Excellent eating, disease resistant variety with great crops of sweet, firm red blush apples of medium size and rich in flavour. Great for home gardens. Mid late season. On medium rootstock- stake. 3 x 2m
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Apple 'Rubee Red' M116
Superb new home garden apple! Lots of bright red fruit with crisp, sweet juicy flesh. Great for kids lunch boxes. Disease resistant freestanding tree. PVR maybe applied for by 1st July 2011.
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Apple 'Rubee Red' M26
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' M9
Superb new home garden apple! Lots of bright red fruit with crisp, sweet juicy flesh. Great for kids lunch boxes. Disease resistant tree. Grown on dwarfm rootstock so needing staking and watering during dry periods. 3 x 2m
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