Blackberries & Other Berries

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  • Purple Chokeberry

    Purple Chokeberry – Potted

    £8.99
    (1 Plant)

    Super delicious, super healthy – a real super berry
    An attractive easy to grow deciduous shrub producing clusters of purple/black edible berries during the summer followed by beautiful red and yellow autumn foliage. Purple Chokeberry (aronia berry) has been described as one of the most healthiest fruits, high in antioxidants and Vitamin C. It is reported to have 3 times the antioxidants of the Blueberry and has handsome levels of minerals, vitamins, and dietary fibre.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots or large containers initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plants.

    Ready to harvest: Aug-Mid Sept

    In the kitchen: Delicious in smoothies, added to your cereal or in muffin or pancake batter.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. This plant will arrive in a 9cm pot.


  • Morena Honeyberry

    Honeyberry – Morena (Potted)

    £8.99
    (1 Plant)

    Extremely early ripening, exceptional hardiness and deliciously tasty
    The Honeyberry is actually a species of Honeysuckle with sweet and tasty blueberry like fruits. A native to Eastern Siberia these lovely little plants won’t struggle with even the coldest British winter!

    It is recommended to grow two honeyberry plants alongside each other (approx 1.2m apart) to aid pollination.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Morena

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots or large containers initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plants.

    In the kitchen: These fruits are very similar to blueberries in taste, look and nutritional value. Enjoy these in a wide array of summery desserts, make a tasty jam or delicious in smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: May until September. This plant will arrive in a 9cm pot.


  • Lonicera Kamtschatica Honeyberry

    Honeyberry – Lonicera Kamtschatica (Potted)

    £8.99
    (1 Plant)

    Extremely early ripening, exceptional hardiness and deliciously tasty
    The Honeyberry is actually a species of Honeysuckle with sweet and tasty blueberry like fruits. A native to Eastern Siberia these lovely little plants won’t struggle with even the coldest British winter!

    As honeyberries are not self-fertile two different varieties of honeyberry plants are recommended to aid pollination.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Lonicera Kamtschatica

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots or large containers initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plants.

    Ready to harvest: Jul-Aug

    In the kitchen: These fruits are very similar to blueberries in taste, look and nutritional value. Enjoy these in a wide array of summery desserts, make a tasty jam or delicious in smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. This plant will arrive in a 9cm pot.


  • Goji Berry

    Goji Berry – (Potted)

    £8.99
    (1 Plant)

    The humble goji berry is a nutritional powerhouse
    These are a fantastically beautiful plant to have in your garden: delicious, nutritious, and easy to grow. They’ll grow in almost any type of soil even if it is poor, as they are used to mountainous regions in the Himalayas.

    Unique among fruits because they contain all essential amino acids, goji berries also have the highest concentration of protein of any fruit. They are loaded with vitamin C, contain more carotenoids than any other food, have 21 trace minerals, and are high in fibre. Boasting 15 times the amount of iron found in spinach, as well as calcium, zinc, selenium and many other important trace minerals.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Can be grown in: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots or large containers initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. You will receive full growing instructions with your plant.

    Ready to harvest: Aug-Sept

    In the kitchen: The Goji berry is so versatile. Brew them in fresh tea, enjoy them raw, use them in juices and smoothies. Dry them out and add them to your cereals or your flapjack or muffin mixture. Delicious!

    Can be delivered from: May -September.  This plant will arrive in a 9cm pot.


  • Hinnonmaki Red Gooseberry

    Hinnonmaki Red Gooseberry – Potted

    £12.99
    (1 Plant)

    A strong but slow growing variety so perfect for smaller gardens
    This is a hardy and vigorous fruiting mid-season red gooseberry which reliably produces heavy crops of large, sweet, red berries. It is particularly resistant to mildew making it ideal for organic growing and a good choice if you’re new to growing fruit.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Hinnonmaki Red

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself.

    Ready to harvest: July/Aug

    In the kitchen: Delicious in summery desserts. Try making a gooseberry fool with these delights, or perhaps a gooseberry jam. With their fragrant acidity, gooseberries make a lovely sauce for meat also – try with roast pork or pork chops.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July


  • Invicta Gooseberry Bush

    Invicta Gooseberry Bush – Potted

    £12.99
    (1 Plant)

    These young gooseberry bushes are really easy to grow, but watch out for the spikes!

    You won’t find a better cropping gooseberry bush than this one! It’ll grow to just over a metre big, so leave it plenty of space when planting and choose a nice sunny spot. Once established will be harvestable in July and will provide you with delicious fruits for years to come.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Invicta

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. You will receive a growing guide with your plant.

    Ready to harvest: July

    In the kitchen: Perfect berries for preserves and desserts. With their fragrant acidity, gooseberries make a lovely sauce for meat also – try with roast pork or pork chops.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July


  • Tayberry Plant

    Tayberry (Potted)

    £9.99
    (1 Plant)

    Thornless, quick to establish and easy to grow
    A Tayberry is a hybrid plant which is a cross between a loganberry and a black raspberry. This variety produces large, delicious fruits which can be up to 5cm long. These tasty fruits are best picked when they have changed from red to deep purple.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Buckingham

    Can be grown in: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself.

    In the kitchen: Treat Tayberrys as you would blackberries and raspberries. They work well in dishes such as pies, crumbles, summer pudding or used to make a fruit sauce, jam, ice cream or sorbet.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. This plant will arrive in 9 cm pot. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plant.


  • Blackberry

    Blackberry – Chester (Potted)

    £8.99
    (1 Plant)

    Thorn-free blackberry picking!
    You’ll get a lovely long harvest during early autumn from this variety, and it’s thornless too which is an added bonus. The berries are very sweet, and medium sized whilst the canes can grow quite large if left to their own devices.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Chester

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. You’ll receive a full growing guide with your plant.

    Ready to harvest: Aug-Mid Oct

    In the kitchen: If you can resist eating these black beauty’s as you pick them from your garden then they work wonderfully in a wide array of summer desserts such as a delicious Crumble, or in an Eton Mess or perhaps as an accompanying coulis to other desserts.

    Can be delivered from: Nov-Mar. This plant will arrive in a 9cm pot.


  • red-pearl-lingonberry

    Lingonberry – Red Pearl (Potted)

    £9.99
    (1 Plant)

    A hardy, disease resistant bush

    This is a beautiful evergreen which is native to Britain and produces bright red, tart and juicy berries. It’s a very hardy and disease resistant bush that grows well in shade. Definitely one to try!

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots or large containers initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plants.

    Ready to harvest: Aug-mid Sept

    In the kitchen: Lingonberries are very similar to cranberry. They make a delicious jam. You can also use them in summery desserts such as summer pudding. Try making lingonberry juice.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. This plant will arrive in a 9cm pot.


  • Ribes nigrum Josta

    Jostaberry – (Potted)

    £12.99
    (1 Plant)

    This unusual plant is a blackcurrant and gooseberry hybrid
    Jostaberry produces fruit that looks very similar to a blackcurrant, but twice the size and with a unique flavour. The jostaberry is a thornless bush that is heavy yielding and mildew resistant.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. We will also include a handy grow guide packed full of advice to help you look after your new plant.

    Ready to harvest: Aug-mid Sept

    In the kitchen: Delicious used in jams, smoothies, juices and summery desserts such as eton mess or summer pudding.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July


  • cranberry

    Cranberry – Vaccinium Macrocarpon (Potted)

    £9.99
    (1 Plant)

    A reliable grower with good frost and disease resistance
    This is the most widely grown variety of cranberry as it is well known for its reliability and resistance to frost and diseases. It’s a self-fertile variety producing beautiful deep red fruits with a lovely tangy flavour.

    Number of plants: 1 (potted)

    Variety: Vaccinium Macrocarpon

    Planting & growing tips: Dig a good sized hole and pop your plant in just below ground level and cover with soil. Can be grown in pots or large containers initially, however you will need to increase the pot size as the plant begins to establish itself. You will receive a growing guide with your plant.

    Ready to harvest: Aug-Mid Sept

    In the kitchen: Cranberries come into their own around Christmas but are good for much more than accompanying the turkey. Their sour flavour lends itself well to both sweet and savoury dishes, as well as in smoothies, juices and cocktails.

    Can be delivered from: Late April to July. This plant will arrive in a 9cm pot.