Fruiting

Fruiting trees are trees that flower in spring and later, in the summer and fall bear fruit. These trees include cherry, apple, bear, saskatoonberry, and mulberry trees. These trees prefer full sun and well-drained soils. Each cultivar of fruit has different culinary uses. 

 

*Please note that the list is not current - it is a generalized list of our selection. Selection changes based on sales  and seasonal availability. If you're looking to request a specific variety, please call the store.*

 


 

Bing Cherry

Requirements: Full sun, well-drained soil. 


Size: 3.1 m W x 4 m H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 5.
 
Bloom-time: Spring


Description: Extra large heart shaped cherries in August - deep maroon colour, very flavourful. 

Coralburst Crabapple

Requirements: Full sun. 


Size: 10 ft W x 12 ft H.
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 3. 
 
Bloom-time: Spring


Description: Compact, slow-growing tree forms a dense rounded crown, rose-pink flowers in spring, and edible fruit in summer. 

Cortland Apple

Requirements: Full sun, well drained soil.


Size: 
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 4.
 
Bloom-time: Spring


Description: Ripens mid september. Productive tree that bears large ruby red apples - excellent in salads, pies, and cider.

Clapp's Favourite Pear

Requirements: Full sun, well drained soil. 


Size: 3-4 m W x 3-4 m H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 5
 
Bloom-time: Early spring


Description: This hardy tree with an  upright growth habit produces large yellow pear with pink cheeks.  

Downy Serviceberry

Requirements: Full sun to part shade.


Size: 3 m W x 6 m H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 4
 
Bloom-time: Spring


Description: Beautiful small native tree with something of interest in every season. Masses of white flowers in spring, edible berries in summer.

Flemish Beauty Pear

Requirements: Full sun, well-drained soil. 


Size: 3-4 m W x 5-6 m H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 4.
 
Bloom-time: Spring


Description: This heirloom pear was introduced in the 1880's, and produces large rounded fruits with creamy flesh. Very sweet and aromatic. 

Maypole Colonnade Crabapple

Requirements: Full sun, well drained soil. 


Size: 2 ft W x 8-10 ft H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 3.
 
Bloom-time: Spring


Description: Grows straight up - a brightly blooming "maypole". Manily a cooking apple -makes delicious jellies and jams. 

Obelisk Saskatoon Serviceberry

Requirements: Full sun to part shade. 


Size: 2 m W x 4 m H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 2. 
 
Bloom-time: Spring


Description: Interesting fastigiated form, pretty white flowers in spring. 

Red Delicious Apple

Requirements: Full sun, well drained soil.


Size: 4-5 m W x 4-5 m H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 4.
 
Bloom-time: May


Description: Bright red medium-sized apple great for fresh eating or baking. 

Weeping Mulberry

Requirements: Full sun, good drainage. 


Size: 5 m W x 4 m H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 3.
 
Bloom-time: Spring


Description: Specimen tree with pendulous branches. Foliage is deeply cut, dark green and glossy. Fruits in Late June-July.