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Keep updated with what we're doing around our nursery, know what we've been up to and what we're planning on doing next!

By Hillfield, Mar 28 2015 11:19PM


ALLEN'S EVERLASTING, ANNIVERSARY,

BANNS (A LOCAL VARIETY FROM BURGH ST PETER)

DEACON'S BLUSHING BEAUTY, DUKE OF DEVONSHIRE, FIRMGOLD DELICIOUS,

HAMBLEDON DEUX ANS - (A VARIETY WHICH ORIGINATED AROUND 1750 AND REPUTEDLY CAN STORE UP TO 2 YEARS AFTER PICKING!

INGRID MARIE, ISLE OF WIGHT RUSSET, JOHN STANDISH, LOOK EAST - NAMED AFTER THE LOCAL NEWS PROGRAMME. MOSSE'S SEEDLING,

OLD PEARMAIN - THE OLDEST RECORDED ENGLISH APPLE. SANDLANDS, LIBERTY, MABBOT'S PEARMAIN, MARGIL, MERIDIAN, MAY QUEEN, MILLICENT BARNES, MOSSES SEEDLING, OAKEN PIN,

ST EDMUNDS RUSSET, STEYNE SEEDLING, TEN COMMANDMENTS, THORNEYCROFT, UPTON PYNE WHICH HAS THE FLAVOUR OF PINEAPPLE


By Hillfield, Feb 15 2015 09:52PM

HERE ARE SOME PICS OF HIGHLIGHTS OF 2014

TAKING PHOTOS ON THE BUTTERFLY WALK
TAKING PHOTOS ON THE BUTTERFLY WALK
BABY OWLS HATCHED ON OUR NURSERY READY FOR RINGING
BABY OWLS HATCHED ON OUR NURSERY READY FOR RINGING

By Hillfield, Sep 20 2014 08:08PM

Busy gathering sample apples for displayfor our free orchard walk days on 27th & 28th September. - got boxes and boxes full - hope the weather will be good. There's some really tasty apples ripening up so there will be lots to pick

By Hillfield, Aug 29 2014 09:16PM

Plums, plums and more plums - this is the peak week for ou rVictoria plums and Merryweather damsons. Burbank plums just ripening and hanging in abundance. We are also picking Williams pears and have several varieties of lovely eating apples just waiting to be picked.