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  • Unusual Varieties & New Introductions

    Our Unusual Varieties and New Introduction Plant Varieties are listed below.
    Please click on the variety image for more plant information.

         

        

    Pink Sapphire Blueberry Plants

    Pink Sapphire Blueberry PlantsPink Sapphire

    The Sweetest Mid Season "Pinkberry"

    The Plant

    • Bushy upright growth
    • Southern high bush cultivar
    • Pink-white flowers
    • Susceptible to strong prolonged frost
    • Ideal for Home Garden Market

    The Fruit

    • Powder pink colour
    • Strong and firm skin
    • Good shelf life
    • Sweet flavour
    • Average production yield
    • Medium berries
    • Fruiting from early autumn

    For further information, please make contact via the following;
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    Snow White Strawberry Plant

    Snow white Strawberry PlantSNOW WHITE

    A White Mid Season Strawberry Plant

    The Plant

    • Aromatic flavour - similar to pineapple
    • Unique colour - white with bright red pips
    • Attractive conical berries
    • Ripens mid-season
    • Winter hardy
    • Invisible to birds

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    Blackberry "Polar Berry™" Plants

    Polar BerryPolar Berry

    The New Creamy White Blackberry

    The Plant

    • Strong Upright Growth Habit 
    • Easy to Maintain & Harvest
    • Minimal Small Protective Thorns
    • Produces Translucent Creamy White Berries
    • Great Sweet Flavour

     

    This variety is a perfect choice due to it's very stable upright growth habit making it very easy to maintain, grow and pick; ideal for all growers of all capabilities! Fruiting in summer high very high yields of great tasting sweet creamy white berries which will certainly brighten up a bowl of blackberries.

    For further information, please make contact via the following;
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    Autumn Amber Raspberry Plants

    Autumn Amber Raspberry PlantsAUTUMN AMBER

    Unique Apricot Coloured Raspberry Variety

    The Plant

    • Unique Apricot coloured variety
    • Fruits in the first year
    • Suitable for large containers or the ground 
    • Sweet tasting
    • Spine-free 

    For further information, please make contact via the following;
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    Black Jewel Raspberry Plants

    Black Jewel Raspberry PlantBlack Jewel 

    The Black Raspberry

    • Black in colour
    • Rich raspberry flavour
    • Self pollinating in early June
    • Early summer cropping
    • Easy to net and protect from birds 

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    "Greenic" Asparagus Plants

    Greenic Asparagus PlantGREENIC

    The New Top Performing Variety

    • Extremely High Yeilds of Class 1
    • One of the Earliest to Harvest
    • Very High Vigour in Spear and Fern Production
    • Exceptional Tip Quality

     

    Greenic has excelled in trials over the last few seasons, growing expectation that it will successfully challenge the main established varieties, providing a high yielding, top quality product.

    Exclusive to Hargreaves Plants Ltd

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    Pink Blossom Rhubarb Plant

    Livingstone Raspberry Plants
    PINK BLOSSOM 

    Brand New Day Neutral Rhubarb for 2018

    The Plant

    • Once established, produces a very heavy crop, year - on - year
    • Day neutral growth habit ideal for crop manipulation
    • Adapted to a range of growing systems (protected and outdoor) and climates(hot and temperate)
    • No requirement for winter chilling to produce spring growth
    • Opportunities for double annual cropping

    The Fruit

    • Long Medium - thick stalks 
    • Delicious Sweet taste

    Ideal for Home Growers & Commercial Growers, Available exclusively from Hargreaves Plants Ltd

    A brand new variety already becoming a great success with its attractive Pink Blossom early in the Spring, Stunning Larger Green Foliage and extremely Sweet Tasty Stalks. This variety was hand selected due to its compact strong sturdy stems making it the easiest variety to propagate and grow!

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    Sweet Colossus Strawberry Plant

    Sweet Colossus Strawberry PlantSWEET COLOSSUS

    The Giant Strawberry

    The Plant

    • Very high yielding
    • Easy to maintain, fast-growing plants
    • Extremely large berries with an impressive average berry weight of 43g
    • Firm, conical shaped berries with good external colour
    • Sweet and juicy

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    Blueberry "Blue Sapphire™" Plants

    Blue Sapphire Blueberry PlantBLUE SAPPHIRE

    The New Dwarf Blueberry

    The Plant

    • Grows no taller than 24" 
    • Blooms Stunning Variegated Flowers
    • Petite Cute Tasty Berries
    • Part of our Patio Collection
    • Traditional Blueberry Flavour

     

     A new unique dwarf variety for the home garden market, with its attractive variegated pink flowers and petite stature, it should really be classed as a edible ornamental.  

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    Blackberry "Purple Opal™" Plants

    Purple OpalPURPLE OPAL

    The New Patio Dwarf Blackberry

    The Plant

    • Grows no taller than 30"
    • Compact Upright Growth Hait
    • Ideal for Limited Space Gardens
    • Thornless*
    • Part of our Patio Collection
    • Low Maintenance
    • Pleasingly Sweet Tasty Fruit

     

    The first upright dwarf blackberry variety for the home garden market. A similar berry growth to "Black Cascade" but the upright growth habit is what makes this variety more perfect for easy picking from patio pots. 

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    *Please Note: the immature plants do have very small thorns , as the plants mature these tend to disappear in most cases 

    Blackberry "Black Cascade™" Plants

    Black CascadeBlack CaSCADE

    The First Ever Hanging Basket Blackberry

    The PlanT 

    • Compact Trailing Growth Habit
    • Ideal for Limited Space Gardens
    • Thornless*
    • Part of our Patio Collection
    • Low Maintenance
    • Pleasingly Sweet Tasty Fruit

     

    The worlds first cascading dwarf blackberry variety for the home garden market. A similar berry growth to "Purple Opal" but the cascading growth habit is what makes this variety more perfect for easy picking from hanging baskets. Practical Gardening.

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    *Please Note: the immature plants do have very small thorns , as the plants mature these tend to disappear in most cases 

    Ruby Beauty Raspberry Plants

    Ruby Beauty™

    The world`s first compact raspberry

    The Plant

    • Miniature variety reaching just 1m (3ft) tall.
    • 1.5kg of fruit per plant
    • Multi-branching floricane
    • Suitable for both soil and containers
    • Early summer cropping
    • Easy to net and protect from birds

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    Kiwi Berry "Issai" Plants

    Kiwi BerryKiwi berry "ISSAI"

    The Self Fertile Kiwi Berry

    The Plant

    • Very Hardy 
    • Self Fertile
    • Climbing Vine
    • Trainable

     

    This is a variety we can not rave about enough, so there in no wonder popularity is building for this variety. Named Kiwi Berry as it produces masses of small fruit which resemble the kiwi fruit. You don't need to peal these tasty little numbers, just eat them as they are. When harvesting, pick the fruit, leave for a few days allowing them to soften & sweeten before eating them, just like you would an actual kiwi. 

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    Chokeberry (Aronia) "Nero" Plants

    Aronia Nero ChokeberryChokeberry (Aronia) "NERO"

    The Worlds Healthiest Beneficial Superfruit

    The Plant

    • Very Hardy
    • High Yielding
    • Upright Shrub
    • Produces Clusters of Fruit 
    • The Berries Have A Well Balanced Flavour

     

    Chokeberry is a superfruit with the highest antioxidant activity which includes high levels of polyphenols (some of the most powerful antioxidants) that are used in medicine to treat certain conditions.  

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    Funberry Plants

    Funberry PlantFUNBERRY

    A Vigorous Perennial Edible

    The Plant

    • Grows no taller than 20"
    • Extremely Vigorous 
    • Exotic Deep Veined Foliage
    • Produces Cooking Berries
    • Very Hardy Shrub

     

    This Variety has amazing foliage which gives a real exotic feel to the garden. The large red berry fruits the plant produces contrast brilliantly against the dark deep veined leaves and are perfect consistency for jams and syrups. The fruit is dominated by a acidic content but has great health benefits and is used best as a cooking berry. A very easy variety to grow for the home garden market.

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    Framberry Plants

    Framberry PlantFRAMBERRY

    A Strawberry with a Raspberry Twist

    The Plant

    • Grows Like a Strawberry Plant 
    • Fast Growing 
    • Produces Sweet Tasting Fruit
    • High Yielding
    • Fully Hardy

    This is a variety strawberry & raspberry lovers have only dreamed about, the taste is a perfect mix of the two. Juicy, fruity and sweet, they are little pockets of ready made jam. 

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    Chilean Guava "Ka Pow" Plants

    CHILEAN GUAVA "KA POW"

    New Introduction Fruiting Shrub

    The Plant

    • AKA: Myrtus Ugni
    • Evergreen 
    • Upright Growth Habit
    • Dark Leathery Leaves
    • Fragrant White Flowers

    A new introduction from Hargreaves Plants Ltd, this variety was bred in Devon and is ideal for the UK climate. A very easy variety to trim and maintain so would make an ideal edible hedge growing no more then 59" tall.  It flowers and fruits like a blueberry plant but has the fragrance and the taste of wild strawberries, an exciting combination.

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