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Fruit Varieties and Sources

Source list prepared by Eddie Rhoades

Varieties
  • Blackberry

    • Rubus cv.‘Arapaho’ (thornless)

  • Blueberry

    • any rabbiteye or Southern highbush types

  • Chinese Che

    • 'Cudrania tricuspidata'

  • Citrus

    • 'Thomasville citrangequat', 'Owari' Satsuma

  • English Walnut

    • Juglans regia ‘Utah Giant’ 'Rhodes'

  • Fig

    • Ficus carica ‘Celeste’ ‘LSU Purple’ or ‘Brown Turkey’

  • Jujube

    • Zizyphus jujuba ‘Honey Jar’ ‘Ant Admire’ or 'GA 866’

  • Kiwi

    • actinidia ‘Anna’ (fuzzless) or ‘Hayward’

  • Maypop

    • 'Passiflora incarnata'

  • Mulberry

    • Morus ‘Issai’ ‘Gerardi’ ‘Illinois everbearing’ ‘Pakistani’ or ‘Silk Hope’

  • Mayhaw

    • Crataegus aestivalis ‘Winnie 2’ or ‘Hearts Desire’

  • Pomegranate

    • Punica granatum ‘Parfianka’

  • Persimmon - Oriental

    • Diospiros kaki 'Saijo’ or ‘Meikawa Jiro’ & more

  • Persimmon - American

    • Diospiros virginiana ‘Evelyn’ ‘Early Golden’ ‘Yates’

  • Persimmon - Hybrids

    • D. virginiana.x kaki ‘Nikki’ ‘Mekawafuyu’ ‘Geneva Red’

  • Pawpaw

    • Asimina triloba ‘mango’ ‘Rebecca’s Gold’ or ‘WABASH’ or any named cultivar

  • Pineapple Guava

    • Feijoa sellowiana ‘Collidge’ ‘Nazmeth’ ‘Apollo’ ‘Mammoth’ or a seedling

Sources

  • www.nafex.org North American Fruit Explorers

  • www.crfg.org California Rare Fruit Growers

  • Hidden Springs Nursery, Rt. 14, Box 159, Cookville, TN 38501

  • Northwoods Nursery, 28696 Cramer Rd., Molalla, OR 97038

  • Nolin River Nursery - my personal favorite

  • Roger Meyer – jujubes & kiwi xotcfruit@yahoo.com

  • Logee’s Greenhouse

  • Ison’s Nursery, Raintree, One Green World, Edible Landscaping

  • Read Lee Reich’s Uncommon Fruits and Berries

 
 
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