UGA Extension Office

Plant Sale

Deadline to order and submit payment is Friday September 30th.

Plant pick-up is Thursday, October 6th.

Cash, check, debit and credit cards are accepted. (Cards can not be taken over the phone.)


Blueberries
1 gallon: $10 | 3 gallon: $20

Brightwell (1 gal & 3 gal)
Fruit ripens in early to mid June through mid July. Berries have a medium size, excellent flavor & a dry stem scar.
Suggested pollinator: Premier.

Climax (1 gal & 3 gal)
Early fruiting variety. Berries are firm with excellent flavor, good color, very small stem scar. Suggested pollinator: Premier.

Delite (1 gal & 3 gal)
Is given its name due to one's reaction after experiencing these excellent quality berries. The Delite is a late-season variety that produces large, firm light blue berries with a light red blush when ripe.

Pink Lemonade (3 gal only) A stunning ornamental that bears delicious blueberries. This unique berry matures to a bright pink color and offers a flavorful treat. The plant produces showy pink flowers in spring and gold and orange foliage in fall. Cold-hardy. Ripens in late July

TifBlue (3 gal only) Ripens mid to late season. Fruit are medium size with good flavor and an average stem scar. One of the oldest remaining cultivars; released in 1955 by UGA. Suggested pollinator: Brightwell
 


Raspberries                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1 gallon: $10

Caroline Fruit are large in size, bright red and well-flavored. Plants are more disease resistant and fruit ripens earlier than most ever bearers. 

Fall Gold Fruit are large in size, golden, very sweet and somewhat soft. Plants are vigorous, productive and adaptable to a wide variety of soils. First crop ripens in July. Second crop ripens late August.

Nova Extremely hardy, mid-season, summer red raspberry. The berries are very firm with a fine flavor. Fruits are bright red and attractive . The plants have high vigor and will produce a small crop in the late summer or early fall.


Blackberries                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1 gallon: $10

Apache (Thornless) Fruit are very large in size with very good flavor and an average sugar content of 10-11%. Fruit ripens over a five-week period with very high yields.

Arapaho (Thornless) The earliest ripening thornless variety. Characteristics of the Arapaho are it is erect, self supporting canes, good fruit quality, earliness of ripening and its ability to establish a full fruiting row quickly.

Navaho Fruit are medium in size, excellent flavor and an average sugar content of 11-12%. Fruit ripen mid season. Fruit are also very firm making storage and handling potential exceptional.


Goji Berry
1 gallon: $10

Berries have a mild, sweet flavor and can be dried, juiced, frozen or eaten fresh. The plant is a slightly thorny deciduous woody shrub, typically 3 to 6 feet tall when cultivated and pruned. The goji berry is a member of the tomato plant family, so its cultural and nutritional needs are similar. Solitary purple or cream blossoms in late Spring are followed by small orange to red fruit about 4 to 6 weeks later. Plants are self-fruitful and do not require cross-pollination.


Pomegranate

 1 gallon: $10 | 3 gallon: $18

Parfianka (1 gal & 3 gal)  Vigorous upright plant sets a heavy crop dependably. The fruit is large and highly colored beautiful bright reds, consistently rated the most flavorful .

Wonderful (1 gal only) Produces large, tangy and flavorful purple-red fruit; perfect for eating fresh off the branch or to use in cooking.

Dwarf (3gal only) The small fruit has a tastier sweeter flavor than its larger relative.

 

 


Pecans                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             5 gallon: $40

Pawnee
Large nut with soft shell. Excellent quality, good yields, ripens early and bears nuts at a young age. Trees are disease resistant and good for high density plantings.

Lakota                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Pecan trees that are known for high yields, early maturity, and disease-resistance to pecan scab. A great addition to any pecan orchard!

Elliot
Large nut with thin shell. Cracks excellent, good flavor, high yields and produces consistently. Trees are very prolific and are disease and scab resistant.

Caddo
Begins bearing at an early age, and production remains high in mature trees has a slender kernel with an attractive gold color. Caddo is an early ripening pecan, with average harvest in beginning of October.


ELDERBERRY                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3 gallon: $18

Adams: The shrub is covered in dark green      foliage that comes to a point and has serrated edges, and by June, the plant will be dotted by bunches of creamy white flowers. By late summer, the flowers give way to clusters of small dark blue to almost black fruit.

Bob Gordon selected this very productive cultivar with large clusters of flavorful purple berries. This  variety grows 8' or more tall and is loaded with     clusters of fruit that droop down, usually below the foliage.

'Wyldewood' is a new American Elderberry plant with high yields and superior fruit production from its immense flower heads that often reach up to 12" across. 'Wyldewood' needs to be cross-pollinated


Plums                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               5 gallon: $22

Santa Rosa Fruit are large in size, purplish red in color, yellow flesh, and ripen mid-season. Trees grow very vigorous and are partially self-fertile but will produce better when planted with another variety.

Methley Fruit are medium to large in size, reddish purple in color, sweet juicy flesh, and ripen early. Trees have upright growth habit.


Figs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   1 gallon: $10 | 3 gallon: $16

Black Mission is a mid-season variety and  produces medium-sized fruit with a purple to black skin and strawberry to red flesh. Used fresh, dried or preserved.

Brown Turkey Fruit are medium to large in size, copper color skin, amber to pink color flesh, great  flavor, a closed eye and very few seeds. Plants are  prolific, often producing fruit twice a year.

Celeste Fruit are small to medium in size, light brown to violet-brown skin, whitish pink color flesh, a closed eye and very few seeds. Plants produce in early summer.


Peaches                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           5 gallon: $22

Elberta:  Fruit are large in size, yellow with a red blush, yellow flesh, very juicy, freestone, good flavor and ripens late.

Redskin: Fruits  are a large freestone with good red color and yellow flesh. Midseason bearing, with showy flowers.

Red Haven : Fruit are medium in size, bright red skin, yellow flesh, good flavor,      freestone, and ripens early. Trees are vigorous   growing, self fertile, very prolific.

 


MULBERRY
1 gallon: $10 | 3 gallon: $16

The Dwarf Everbearing mulberry is a compact growing, dwarf tree (can be kept under 6 feet!) that fruits through the summer. Great variety for edible container gardens and patios. Fruit is medium size, black with a rich sweet flavor. Ripens May-July.
 


Apples                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               5 gallon: $22

Arkansas Black: Fruit are medium in size with very dark red skin, yellow flesh, crisp, juicy, and ripens late. Recommended pollinator is Yates or Yellow Delicious.

Gala: Cultivar with a sweet, mild flavor, a crisp but not hard texture, and a striped or mottled orange or reddish appearance. Self-fertile.

Musta(Crispin): Flowers in the middle of the growing season and is harvested late in the season. Medium to large green apple with flesh varying in color from white to greenish yellow. Aromatic, sweet, and sharp, with juicy flesh. It is suitable for eating on its own, juicing, drying, or cooking.

Pink Lady: Fruit has a unique, balanced flavor—the first bite is tart, followed by just the right amount of sweet. It is delicious to eat fresh, but it is equally as good to use for cooking. Ripen late in the season in October. Self–fertile.

Red Rome: Best baking apple — just tart enough. Produces shiny red apples just 2-3 years after planting. They taste great right off the tree, but you’ll want to save plenty for the most delicious pies, crisps and cobblers you’ve ever tasted. Cold-hardy. Ripens in mid-October. Self-pollinating.

Yellow Delicious: Large tapered fruit with golden yellow skin. Crisp aromatic white flesh. Sweet flavor. Very vigorous tree bears at young age & heavily. Self-fertile.


Crabapple                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       5 gallon: $22

Callaway Pink buds open in spring to white flowers. Flowers are followed by large, bright red crabapples (to 1.5” diameter) that mature in fall and may persist into winter. Flesh is crisp, yellow and mildly tart. Great for jellies, as well as fresh eating. Noted for excellent disease resistance. Grows 15 to 25 feet tall.


Pears                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                5 gallon: $22

Orient: Large, firm fruit that is known for its intense beauty. It has a thick skin and flesh that is juicy, creamy and melting, with a good texture and excellent flavor. The Orient pear tree is resistant to blight and requires little pruning. Ripens late summer.

Pineapple Fruit are large in size, yellow with reddish tint color, whit flesh, unique flavor, ripens early. Tree are medium in size, very prolific and blight resistent.


Asian Pears | 5 gallon: $22

Shinseki pear is a round fruit with yellow skin stippled with tan. It is a firm, crunchy variety with a sweet flavor and hints of spice. Trees have an upright growth habit. Disease resistant to fire blight.


Persimmon                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     3 gallon: $20

American Persimmon:  The fruit has rich, nutty, amaretto  flavor, but is astringent until completely ripe. It has black corrugated bark, looks like alligator hide, and its foliage is orange-red in the fall. Trees are either male or female, so you should plant 3-10 trees in a block, to insure pollination.


Muscadines                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    1 gallon: $10

Cowart  Black; fruit are medium in size, ripen early to mid season, have very large clusters, excellent flavor, good quality, and a wet stem scar. Plants are very  vigorous and disease  resistant.

Nesbitt Black; fruit are very large in size, cluster, high yields, ripen mid to late season, and a dry stem scar. Plants are very vigorous, disease resistant, and cold hardy.

Sterling Bronze; fruit are medium to large in size, good flavor, clusters, high yields, and ripen mid     season. Vigorous, disease resistant, and excellent cold hardiness.