Sign up to our newsletter
In this range you'll find a wide selection of different berries - cranberries, blackberries, gooseberries and some slightly more unusual plants too. We supply strong, quality plants that are easy to grow and will give you bumper crops of delicious fruits for many years to come.
Mulberry 'Charlton House'
Morus nigra, Black Mulberry, Common MulberryNamed after, and originating from the oldest of its species in the country, which was planted at Charlton House in 1608 at the behest of Charles I. Mulberry 'Charlton House' makes a stunning, large tree with gnarled bark, heart-shaped leaves and an aged habit. The black mulberry tree is long lived but slow-growing, often taking up to six years to produce fruit, and producing its heaviest crops after a cold winter. However with maturity this self fertile tree produces dark red, almost black berries with a juicy, distinctive, sweet flavour. The mulberry fruit matures slowly during the summer months and ripens during August. A choice tree for a spacious garden! Height: 12m (39'). Spread: 15m (49').
Estimated time to cropping once planted: 4 years.
Goji Berry 'Synthia'
Lycium barbarumThompson & Morgan were the first plant suppliers to introduce Goji berries into the UK. Remaining at the forefront of this Super Fruit we are pleased to introduce Goji Berry Synthia. All Gojis are easy to grow, and offer many health benefits. This new strain tastes better than previous introductions - even when used fresh - thanks to higher sugar levels, and remains packed with antioxidants and vitamin C. This hardy shrub-like plant is tolerant of harsh conditions, thriving in shade (but best grown in full sun for the biggest crops). Once established, Goji Synthia, will tolerate drought, wind, and salt-laden air, making it a perfect option for coastal gardens and wind swept sites. For the best yields grow goji berries against a wall, fence, trellis or obelisk. The lax stems can also be used as ground cover, but yields may be reduced. Summer flowers are followed by an early autumn crop of vibrant red berries, perfect for eating fresh, drying or preserves. Height and Spread: 2m (78"). More info
Copyright © Thompson & Morgan, 2004-2015. All rights reserved.