January 12, 2018
New edibles for 2018

New edibles for 2018

 

Fragaria ‘Berries Galore Pink’
Strawberry

An everbearing variety with hot pink flowers that
continues to produce berries all summer long. 
A very compact and bushy plant perfect for 
planters or hanging baskets. Hardiness: 5. 
Willowbrook Nurseries

Capsicum annuum
‘Midnight Fire’

The distinctive dark-black foliage of
Midnight Fire is accented 
by purple ornamental fruit,
which matures to bright red. 
Grows 23-30 cm tall and 36-41 cm wide.
PanAmerican Seed

Cyanococcus Bushel
and Berry Jelly Bean
Blueberry

Large, flavorful blueberries arrive mid-summer and the foliage has unique, stretched out green leaves with streaks of red in cooler climates.
Hardiness: 4. Willowbrook Nurseries

Rubus x hybrida ‘PolarBerry’ 
Blackberry

Thornless blackberry with white berries
and an upright habit. Hardiness: 5.
Grows to 120-160 cm tall and wide.
Valleybrook - BC. Nours

Pyrus communis ‘Cold Snap’
Pear

Crisp, juicy, and flavourful, Cold Snap pears
are exclusively grown and distributed in Canada, with a higher resistance to disease and a longer storage life than other pears. Grows 10 feet tall with a 20 foot spread. 
Hardiness: 5. J.C. Bakker