Granny Smith Apple
A late, green, tart apple, maturing in early November. Develops a red blush in the northeast. high quality eating apple with a storage life equal to Fuji. Great in pies!
Northern Spy Apple
An old-time favorite variety for northern climates that has been grown throughout Michigan for over 100 years. Northern Spy produces large, high quality fruit with excellent keeping quality and is excellent for canning. The tree is upright, very vigorous and winter hardy.
Honey Crisp Apple
The fruit is mostly orange-red with a yellow background. This crisp, juicy, sweet-tart apple has a rich flavor that has made it #1 in taste panels. The fruit averages 3 inches and up, matures 10 days before Red Delicious and stores well. Outstanding winter hardiness gives this variety excellent potential for northern growing regions.
Cherry Trees- Sweet
White Gold Cherry
A new yellow sweet cherry with a beautiful red blush. This early-to-mid season variety is productive and resistant to rain cracking. The flowers are self-fertile, blooming in the late season. They provide a good pollen source for other varieties blooming at the same time.
Hedelfingen is a large, late-season, high quality dark red sweet cherry. The fruit has very good flavor and lacks firmness, making it more resistant to rain cracking than most other cherries. The trees are early bearing, very productive and hardy.
Cherry Trees - Tart
Jubileum Tart Cherry
An early maturing, dark red tart cherry variety for the fresh market. Ripening 10 days before Montmorency, this dark-fleshed cherry is excellent to start the season and prduces large fruit with good keeping quality.
A late maturing tart cherry ripening about 7 to 10 days after Montmorency. The fruit is large and very firm with red juicy flesh. This is a very high quality tart cherry selection and is recommended for fresh markets, processing and the home garden.
A small pear with rich yellowish-brown skin when fully ripe. One of the best quality dessert pears. Ideal for the home garden. Tree is vigorous, hardy and productive. Ripes 2 weeks after Barlett.
Harrow Sweet Pear
The fruit size and appearance are similar to that of Barlett; however it also does develop an attractive blush. The fruit is both juicy and sweet. The is precocious and very productive, and should be thinned to maintain fruit size.
White lady Peach
Recognized as the first important sub-acid, white fleshed peach to be introduced in the eastern US, White Lady is an outstanding variety in every way. The fruit is highly colored and very firm with excellent dessert qualities. The tree is vigorous and has performed well throughout eastern production areas.
Early Star Peach
Early Star is a very nice early season fresh market variety. Fruit is medium in size, semi-freestone with good color and firmness. Tree is very productive, requiring heavy fruit thinning and is resistant to bacterial spot.
Early Golden Plum
A high quality, early season plum with an attractive red blush over golden yellow ground color, maturing 10 to 14 days before Shiro. Fruit is very sweet, small to medium in size. Trees are hardy, vigorous and productive.
A sweet, juicy yellow plum. Fruit is round, clingstone and medium in size. The trees are spreading and very productive.
Firebright nectarine is an early-maturing variety with a yellow, semi-cling flesh with a bright red skin over a golden yellow background. The tree is moderately vigorous and highly productive with a good resistance to bacterial spot. Firebright ripens near Redhaven peach time.
A very high quality, yellow-fleshed nectarine for the mid-season. Fruit is large and 75 percent red over a golden background color. An excellent variety for the commercial pack or retail market.