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I would like to plant some fruit and nut bearing trees to assist us with our food supply. Are there some trees better than others?
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Below I have included a list of some of the fruit and nut tree varieties that do well in our area.
Apples: (requires cross-pollination)
· Royal Gala
· Red Delicious
· Golden Delicious
· Red Gold
· Stark Delicious
· Red Haven
· Gleason Elberta
Pears (requires cross-pollination)
· Utah Giant
Filberts(Hazelnuts) Need 2 varieties for good pollination
Carpatian English type Walnuts:
I have also included the link to our website where you can find more information on growing and caring for fruit and nut trees.
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