Publications

Publications to help you grow, care and enjoy

Books are not available for on-line purchase as we have to order these specially.  Please telephone your order through to 01983 840750 and we can arrange to take payment from you over the phone and despatch your selected publication with your fruit tree order or separately as you require.

Prices and availability are subject to retailer and publisher change.  Please call to confirm pricing and shipping.

THE BOOK OF APPLES –  Published in association with the Brogdale Horticultural Trust. Written by Joan Morgan and Alison Richards. Describes about 2,000 cultivars, with lots of history.

Price: £37.50 (packing/carriage £12.50).

THE FRUIT EXPERT’ by Dr. D.G. Hessayon.

Well illustrated and informative book – we use it all the time.

A fully comprehensive guide to growing fruit in the garden. From strawberries to apples, fig trees to kiwi fruit, The Fruit Expert offers the best advice.

Chapters on choosing the right fruit for your garden, tree fruit, soft fruit and even shop-bought fruit.

The Fruit Expert demystifies pruning, pollination and pest control.

Excellent value for money. Price: £7.99 (packing/carriage £4.50)

COMPLETE GUIDE TO FRUIT GROWING‘ by Peter Blackburne-Maze.

Price: £9.99 (packing/carriage £4.50)

A concise and informative guide to growing grapes.

Harry Baker was for many years Fruit Officer at RHS Wisley, where he presided over 16 acres of fruit.He is an Associate of Honour of the RHS, a member of the fruit and vegetable committee and one of the country’s best-known fruit experts.

Ray Waite was the Superintendent of Glasshouses at Wisley for many years. He too is an Associate of Honour and is also a recipient of the Society’s Veitch Memorial Medal.

Price: £7.99 (packing/carriage £4.50)

The apple, one of our best loved fruits, is used in over 180 recipes within these pages. Wholesome and largely easy to prepare, the dishes include starters, supper dishes, salads, chutneys, jams, puddings and tea-time treats.

 

Price: £5.99 (packing/carriage £4.50)

 

As a follow up to the author’s previous contribution “The Apple Cookbook”, more quick and easy recipes make use of the abundant and cheap fruits that autumn provides. Puddings, starters, main dishes and preserves can be the `fruit’ of your labours.

 

Price: £5.99 (packing/carriage £4.50)

 

As a follow up to the author’s previous contribution “The Apple Cookbook”, more quick and easy recipes make use of the abundant and cheap fruits that summer provides. Puddings, starters, main dishes and preserves can be the `fruit’ of your labours.

 

Price: £5.99 (packing/carriage £4.50)

 

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