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Fruit trees - types

These are recommendations from experienced Kāpiti gardeners on which varieties do best in our climatic and soil conditions:

From MOA community orchard, Raumati South (sandy conditions):

Plum "Dan's Early"

Plum "Hawera"

Prune "Sultan"

Peach "Gordon's Glory", "River" peach

Apple "Monty's Surprise"

From garden centres:

Pear/quince/grapefruit/lemon/apple

Apricot "Fitzroy"