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Thirkettle Nurseries Catalogue


EDI List Records 21 - 40 of 125

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

Blueberry 'Blue Crop'
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
3.3L Limited Stock
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.
Bag Size
3.3L Available

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
Bag Size
3.3L Available

Blueberry 'Misty'
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
Bag Size
3.3L Available

Blueberry 'O'Neal'
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
Bag Size
3.3L Available

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.
Bag Size
3.3L Available

Blueberry 'Southland'
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
Bag Size
3.3L Available

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
3.3L Available

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
Bag Size
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.
Bag Size
6L Sold Out this season

Citrus Calamondin
Calamansi, Phillipine lime
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
Bag Size
4.7L Limited Stock

Citrus lemon 'Meyer'
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.
Bag Size
1.8L Available
2L Limited Stock
4.7L Available
8.5L Limited Stock

Citrus lemon 'Meyer' Std
A medium sized shrub, excellent for a small garden. Produces sweetly scented white flowers, followed by juicy sweet lemons. An early and prolific bearer.
Bag Size

Citrus lemon 'Yen Ben'
Shrub
A sport of Lisbon lemon. A vigorous grower with thin skinned juicy fruit. Prolific producer.
Bag Size
4.7L Available

Citrus lemon 'Yen Ben' Dwarf
Shrub
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.
Bag Size
4.7L Limited Stock

Citrus 'Lemonade'
Shrub
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!!
Bag Size
4.7L Available

Citrus 'Lemonade' Dwarf
Shrub
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.
Bag Size
4.7L Sold Out this season

Citrus lime 'Bearss'
Shrub
A heavier bearing selection of Tahitian Lime well suited cooler climates. Good size, seedless, juicy fruit, ideal for drinks or cooking. Great in pots. Needs good drainage, a warm position & hard frost protection. 2 x 1.8m
Bag Size
4.7L Available

Citrus lime 'Bearss' Dwarf
Shrub
Aromatic seedless fruit ideal for drinks and cooking. Best form of Tahitan lime for temperate NZ. On dwarf flying dragon rootstock so ideal container growing and smaller gardens. Feed, water and protect from hard frosts. 1.5 x 1.2m
Bag Size
4.7L Available

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