Tag: apple trees

Ordering Bareroot Trees: What to Expect

Ordering Bareroot Trees: What to Expect

Mail-Order Trees: Who Would Have Thunk? Ordering bareroot trees is to Tom as ordering books is to Oprah. I love┬átrees, especially unusual fruit trees,┬ásometimes forgotten heritage varieties, and other times crazy new crosses that put the best of each parent tree into the traits of […]

10 Best Apples in My Orchard

10 Best Apples in My Orchard

While my orchard harvests are not ready for prime time availability and farmstand sales, I do like to share my findings in what I think are some of the best apples I grow. And by best apples, I mean, tree varieties that aren’t too fussy […]

Great Apples for the Home Orchard

Great Apples for the Home Orchard

I’ve been tending to my young orchard for about 8 years now, and I’m eager to share with you some of my favorite apple varieties. Sometimes it takes a tree several years to establish itself and begin to produce fruit, so I’m pretty confident the […]