Good fruit trees online?

(5 Posts)
SunnyUpNorth Fri 18-Oct-13 10:35:25

Apologies, I know this has been done before as I remember reading a thread on it. But despite searching I can't find one specifically about fruit trees, just general online plants.

It was my 4 year wedding anniversary yesterday and I noticed the traditional gifts are fruit or flowers so I thought a fruit tree would be good. Would it be ok planting one at this time of year?

Many thanks.

Rhubarbgarden Fri 18-Oct-13 13:24:58

This is the perfect time of year to order bare root fruit trees. I use Keepers Nursery. They will deliver once the trees are dormant (from November ish).

EauRouge Fri 18-Oct-13 14:03:50

I was also going to suggest Keepers. They have a good range and they're really helpful if you're not 100% sure what you want. I got an apple tree from them around about December time of year.

SunnyUpNorth Mon 21-Oct-13 09:16:07

Thanks, I will check them out.

Takver Mon 21-Oct-13 09:43:06

I'd also recommend the Agroforestry Research Trust. All the fruit trees I've had from them have established really well.

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