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Jobs in the fruit garden

Now that the clocks have gone back an hour, gardeners’ thoughts turn to preparing their plots for winter. There are plenty of tasks to be getting on with in November to ensure that your fruit garden remains productive. • It is the perfect time to plant currant bushes whilst they are still dormant this season. • Prune your pear and …

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New pear varieties in stock

We have just added several new delicious heritage pear varieties to our current stock, including Crassane, General LeClerc, General Tottleben, Gorham, Hendre Huffcap and Judge Amphlett. Available to reserve, and collect or have delivered at a charge, at a convenient date for you, or buy online using the link below. https://brogdaleonline.co.uk/product-category/pears/

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100 varieties celebrating our ‘Historic Apples’

Celebrating historic apples prior to 1900, why not plant your own living piece of history. Just click on the variety to take you to the relevant page to order Variety Date     Stock     Graft Acklam Russet 1768      G Adams Pearmain 1826      G Alexander 1805      G Allington Pippin 1880      G …

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Ornamental Trees

Bare root ‘Ornamental trees’  can be found in our shop on line – ornamental section.  These trees  will be supplied in the bare root season from November 2016 onwards. Prices for these trees attract VAT but the good news is the prices shown include VAT.

Our first blog article

About Grow Grow is a family run nursery specializing in fruit trees, in particular, old and rare heritage varieties that have sadly become all but lost in our orchards. The trees at Grow are largely grafted from the National Fruit Collection. Donna formerly worked in healthcare, originally as a medical buyer and then as a dispenser in pharmacy. In between …

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Soil Testing

To promote good growing conditions in your garden and to ensure you get the very best out of your fruit trees and vegetables we offer a unique mail-order analysis service. Monitoring PH to determine the soil acidity or alkalinity is extremely important. Certain plants will just not survive under the wrong conditions. This pack contains full instructions on how to …