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Community orchard at Heartwood Forest

Our community orchard, in the south-eastern section, was planted by local children.

 So far a total of 600 fruit trees form the orchard, including a wide range of apples, many are old Hertfordshire varieties.

Fruit planted in the community orchard so far include:

Apple:

  • Adam’s pearmain
  • Allington pippin
  • Blenheim orange
  • Bushy grove
  • Cheddar cross
  • Hitchin pippin
  • Peasgood nonesuch
  • Red Ellison’s orange
  • Rivers early peach
  • Sturmer pippin

Pear:

  • Beth
  • Laxton’s satisfaction
  • Summer beurre
  • Concorde conference

Cherry:

  • Morello
  • Early rivers
  • Stella; Merton glory

Medlar:

  • Macrocarpa
  • Nottingham
  • Westerveld

Quince:

  • Vranja
  • Meeches prolific
  • Smyrna

Nectarine:

  • Madame blanchette
  • Peach
  • Peregrine

Apricot:

  • Flavorcot
  • Moorpark
  • Golden glow
  • Tomcot

Mulberry:

  • Morris nigra wellington

Fig:

  • Brown turkey

Plum:

  • Rivers early prolific
  • Stella star
  • Denniston superb
  • Merryweather
  • Majorie seedling

Gage:

  • Early transparent
  • Cambridge
  • Reine Claude de Bavay
  • Ouillins

See our orchard planting plan for full details. (PDF/37.8kb)