Collection: Fruit & Nut Trees

Invest in a fruit or nut tree for years of rewards!

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Bare Root Trees

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Collection: Why Purchase a Bare Root Fruit Tree?

Bare Root Fruit & Nut Trees For Sale

In late December we will have over 25,000 bare root trees in stock, and over 150 varieties to choose from. Our bare root fruit trees are very affordable and almost all of our bare root trees are 2-years-old and 5/8" in diameter, meaning you'll get fruit sooner! We guarantee that our trees will leaf out by May 15th!

How to Choose the Perfect Tree?

For the best success, be sure to choose a tree that will grow in your USDA zone and has an appropriate number of chill hours for your climate. If the tree requires a pollinator, ensure that you plant it within 50 feet of your tree and that it blooms at the same time. Choose when to harvest: all at once for canning or spaced out for fresh eating.

Growing bare root fruit trees is a rewarding hobby. It is for people who want to care for their orchards and enjoy homegrown fruit. Our Collection of fruit trees for sale is abundant. Apple trees, in particular, offer a wide array of varieties suited to different climates across the United States.

Selecting Varieties:

When embarking on growing your own apple trees, selecting the right variety is crucial. Apples vary in taste, texture, and preferred climate. Varieties like Honeycrisp, Gala, Granny Smith, and Fuji are popular across the U.S., each offering distinctive flavors and uses. Check out some of our apple trees for sale in our collection.

Fruit-Bearing Process:

Apple trees, once mature, bear fruit annually. However, it may take a few years for newly planted trees to reach fruit-bearing maturity. Patience is key, but these trees reward your efforts with delicious fruit for years to come.

Ideal Conditions for Apple Trees:

Apple trees grow best in well-draining soil with good sunlight exposure. Most varieties thrive in USDA hardiness zones 3-8. Adequate sunlight and proper soil drainage are essential for healthy growth.

Planting Trees:

Bare root apple trees are easy to plant, especially when dormant in early spring. Dig a suitable planting hole, follow the guidelines, and you'll have trees ready to produce fruit, enhancing your garden's beauty and productivity. This process is typically undertaken during the growing season, ensuring optimal conditions for successful establishment.

Look for disease-resistant varieties, and consider semi-dwarf options for a manageable height, typically reaching 15-25 feet tall. Whether you're buying fruit trees for a bountiful harvest or ornamental trees for landscaping, proper planting sets the foundation for their long-term success.

Caring for Trees:

Newly planted trees require regular watering, especially during dry spells, to establish root systems. Pruning, generally done in late winter or early spring, aids in shaping the tree for optimal fruit production. Additionally, applying balanced fertilizers supports healthy growth.

Fruition and Nutritional Benefits:

Once mature, certain apple trees can produce sweet nuts containing healthy fatty acids and essential nutrients. These fruits are tasty and healthy, making them a great addition to any home orchard.

Growing your own apple trees is a fulfilling and relatively straightforward process. By selecting suitable varieties, providing proper care, and patiently nurturing them, you can enjoy the pleasures of homegrown fruit while enhancing your garden's beauty. With the right conditions and care, your apple trees will thrive, rewarding you with bountiful harvests of delicious, nutritious fruits year after year.

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