Heirloom Stone Fruit

Modern breeders have sacrificed flavour for a long shelf life, that’s why we offer heirloom varieties. You simply cannot beat the flavour experience of eating your own fruit straight from your tree, still warm from the golden summer sun.

Page 1 of 1 (15 results).
  • <<
  • <
  • 1
  • >
  • >>
PEAR BEURRE BOSC
PEAR BEURRE BOSC
PLANTS: WPEBE
An 1807 Belgian heirloom, this is the quintessential fresh eating pear that melts in your mouth like sorbet. The best flavour comes when ripened at room temperature, so supermarket offerings are not a patch on the home ripened fruit. Elegant elongated russet-brown pears with rich sweet slightly grainy flesh to enjoy fresh, baked or poached. A la...
Member $29.95
Non-Member $36.95
Checking stock, please wait..
PEAR 'DOYENNE DU COMICE'
PEAR 'DOYENNE DU COMICE'
PLANTS: WPEDD
Bred in 1849 at Comice Horticole in the Loire Valley in Central France, `Doyenne du Comice' roughly translates as 'Dean of the Show' or 'Best in Town'. A greenish-yellow skinned pear, the exquisite, creamy flesh melts in your mouth with a flavour reminiscent of cinnamon. A late variety that grows well in both cool and warm climates. Pollinated b...
Member $29.95
Non-Member $36.95
Checking stock, please wait..
ALMOND SELF-POLLINATING
ALMOND SELF-POLLINATING
PLANTS: WALM
The most popular variety of almond for home gardeners, this self-pollinating nut tree bears high yields of sweet nuts in an easy to crack shell. A beautiful winter flowering tree suitable for gardens of all sizes, just 50g of nuts can supply 10% of your daily calcium needs.
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..
APRICOT MOORPARK
APRICOT MOORPARK
PLANTS: WAPMO
A UK heirloom from 1668, Moorpark is the most famous of apricots, and was even mentioned in Jane Austen's Mansfield Park as being superior to all other varieties. With huge rich juicy sweet fruit to 7cm wide, this is widely recognised as THE best tasting apricot.
Member $29.95
Non-Member $36.95
Checking stock, please wait..
APRICOT 'TREVATT'
APRICOT 'TREVATT'
PLANTS: WAPTV
An Aussie heirloom from 1900, this commercial variety helps to extend your season, ripening after 'Moorpark'. Popular with orchardists for its large rounded fruit, this mid-season self-pollinating variety bears highly aromatic fruits which are great for dehydrating due to their firm texture. Incredibly flavourful when ripened on the tree.
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..
BLOOD PLUM 'SATSUMA'
BLOOD PLUM 'SATSUMA'
PLANTS: WPLSS
A true blood plum with dark-red, mid-sized, rounded fruits are borne on vigorous upright branches that develop a willowy habit. The fruit is sweet with a hint of tart making it both a fresh eater as well as the perfect plum for jams and preserves. Partially self-pollinating but will improve in the compa...
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..
CHERRY LAPIN
CHERRY LAPIN
PLANTS: WCHLA
Sumptuous dark cherries produced 2 weeks after Stella. Delicious fresh off the tree, LAPIN is the ideal companion for anextended harvest. Resistant to cracking, perfect for high summer rainfall areas. ...
Member $39.95
Checking stock, please wait..
CHERRY STELLA
CHERRY STELLA
PLANTS: WCHST
The best flavoured self-fertile cherry bearing extremely sweet juicy fruit. Can be kept to only 3m high with fan training and it will still drip with clusters of almost black fruit with deep red flesh. ...
Member $39.95
Checking stock, please wait..
DWARF APPLE SNOW
DWARF APPLE SNOW
PLANTS: WAPSN
This mid-season apple originated in France in the 1600s. Small, sweet and crunchy, the pure white flesh is always popular. Pollinated by ‘Granny Smith’, ‘Jonathan’, ‘Cripp’s Pink’ and ‘Cox’s Orange Pippin’.
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..
NECTARINE 'GOLDMINE'
NECTARINE 'GOLDMINE'
PLANTS: WNEGO
One of the best tasting nectarines with a reliable crop, 'Goldmine' is an old Californian variety that also has good resistance to leaf curl. Fruiting within two years of planting, expect the beautifully flavoured, white-fleshed nectarines from late-February into March. Suitable for fan-training and espalier. Self-pollinating.
Member $29.95
Non-Member $36.95
Checking stock, please wait..
PEACH ANZAC
PEACH ANZAC
PLANTS: WPEAN
Bred in Australia in 1915, this juicy, red-maroon skin and white-fleshed peach is drippingly delicious. The fruit tastes best when fully soft and ripened on the tree. A freestone peach that crops very heavily from January. Great for preserving or eating fresh from the tree. Self-fertile.
Member $29.95
Non-Member $36.95
Checking stock, please wait..
PEACH 'CHINA FLAT
PEACH 'CHINA FLAT
PLANTS: WPECH
The flattest peach available is also one of the most adaptable, growing and fruiting well in humid areas of Australia. Also known as the Donut or Saturn Peach, this freestone variety is as tasty as it is unusual. The highly fragrant fruit features white flesh and a small stone. The perfect lunchbox summer fruit. Self-fertile and low chill (200 h...
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..
PEAR 'CONFERENCE'
PEAR 'CONFERENCE'
PLANTS: WPECON
With elegant tapered fruit, this heirloom pear was named for the National Pear Conference of England in 1885, at which it was awarded first prize. Yields medium-to-large elongated golden fruit with sweet melting flesh. A mid-season ripener that stores well. Self-fertile but improve pollination with `Doyenne du Comice'.
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..
PLUM 'D'AGEN'
PLUM 'D'AGEN'
PLANTS: WPLDA
Known as the French Prune, this is the plum you want if you are looking for a sweet drying plum. Very high in sugars making it delicious straight from the tree, but even better for drying and preserving. Introduced to Europe by Benedictine Monks returning from the Crusades, this plum was rapidly adopted as the preferred prune plum. It has a deep...
Member $29.95
Non-Member $36.95
Checking stock, please wait..
PLUM 'GREEN GAGE
PLUM 'GREEN GAGE
PLANTS: WPLGR
A popular mid-season European Plum with a greenish-yellow skin and pale-yellow flesh when fully ripe. A very high-quality sweet plum that produces heavy crops once the tree settles into a good fruiting pattern. Crops best after a cold winter. Some reports suggest that 'Green Gage' is partially self-fertile, but cropping is improved by partnering...
Member $29.95
Checking stock, please wait..
Page 1 of 1 (15 results).
  • <<
  • <
  • 1
  • >
  • >>
Back To Top
Member Exclusives
OLIVE GROVE COLLECTION
OLIVE GROVE COLLECTION
PLANTS: WCOOG
Start your own olive grove with this great value collection. Includes two plants each of ‘Frantoio’ for Italian style olive oil, ‘Kalamata’ for the table and ‘Manzanillo’ for stuffing and pickling.
Member $99.00
Checking stock, please wait..
GAMBLER'S CHOICE BULBS
GAMBLER'S CHOICE BULBS
BULBS: BCOG
LIMITED NUMBERS - We always have some surplus bulbs at the end of the season, so to save us planting them back we will give you twice as many bulbs - $60 worth of Gambler's Choice bulbs, so exactly what you receive is a surprise! For members only, this is a huge almost 60% off the regular price.
Member $24.95
Checking stock, please wait..
2yr membership +FREE vegie seeds
2yr membership +FREE vegie seeds
Membership: MNE2VS
Grow the best tasting vegies with free Carrot ‘St Valery', Broccoli ‘Romanesco', Beetroot ‘Bull’s Blood' and Silverbeet ‘Fordhook’ seeds (one packet of each, valued at $21).
Member $79.00
Non-Member $79.00
Checking stock, please wait..