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[WFT] Growing Blueberries & SALE 20% for one week only!

June 9th 2024 AEST

BlueberriesDear Friends and Customers of Woodbridge Fruit Trees, Blueberries are nothing short of amazing. Where we live in Southern Tasmania, blueberries are a must for every home garden. Making a graceful bush, they are ladened year after year by plump sweet berries. But the best feature is that once they're ripe, they just hang on the bush for weeks and weeks without rotting or losing quality. They are superb frozen, and made into icecream later on, thawed to make a drizzle sauce to pour over ...Continue Reading

Open for orders 2024 on Sunday 7th April

April 6th 2024 AEST

Espalier Dear Friends and Customers of Woodbridge Fruit Trees, Thanks for your previous and ongoing support for my small business. Its a joy to be able to offer a large and somewhat eccentric range of edibles for people's back yards and booming orchards. Growing / supplying fruit trees and edibles has become more and more challenging - the hot summer, increasing costs, shortage of skilled/willing labour. There's still a strong demand for edibles, and some varieites are expected to sell out earli ...Continue Reading

[WFT] End of Winter Sale up to 25% off FINAL WEEK!

August 25th 2023 AEST

[1] Final Week of Winter sale, before spring comes! I'm offering steeper discounts on [2]remaining stock * 25% off [3]Almonds * 25% off [4]Raspberries, red white and black currants, jostaberries, boysenberries, youngberries, gooseberries. * 25% off [5]Cherries and [6]Quinces * 25% off remaining [7]Plums * 20% off [8]Crab apples * 20% off [9]Dwarfing Apples and [10]Semi-dwarfing ...Continue Reading

[WFT] Mid August Sale (10%-25% off)

August 15th 2023 AEST

[1] Mid August Sale! We'll be closing the shop sometime in early September. I'm offering discounts on [2]remaining stocks of: * 25% off [3]Almonds * 25% off [4]Raspberries, red white and black currants, jostaberries, boysenberries, youngberries, gooseberries. * 20% off [5]Crab apples * 20% off [6]Dwarfing Apples and [7]Semi-dwarfing Apples * 20% off remaining [8]Cider apples * 20% o ...Continue Reading

Dwarf Apple-tree sale - 15% OFF

August 6th 2023 AEST

Even with spring not far away, there's still plenty of time to plant some dwarfing apples. 15% off! Normally now $31. [1]Apple-trees on Dwarfing rootstocks will grow to around 2.5m when mature and you can expect fruit to start within 1-2 years. Either espalier them (more info [2]here), or prune them into an open-vase shape. Dwarfing apples are ideal in that you dont need a ladder to pick fruit or prune, but will need a firm stake to support them in a windy spot. There are lots to choose f ...Continue Reading

In Praise of the humble Raspberry.

July 25th 2023 AEST

EspalierDear Friends and Customers of Woodbridge Fruit Trees, Raspberries are nothing short of amazing. Where we live in Southern Tasmania, we get the first of the summer raspberries around Christmas and they are large and sweet. By the time they are are fading out, the Autumn raspberries are coming on and although intially they taste a bit pale compared to their summer cousins, their flavour increases as the days get cooler. Then we sing their praise as they keep fruiting often well into June / ...Continue Reading

Espalier and Grafting workshops Local and ZOOM

July 10th 2023 AEST

Espalier Dear Friends and Customers of Woodbridge Fruit Trees, Every year I offer workshops on Espaliering fruit trees and Grafting fruit trees - below are the dates for workshops - held locally in Cygnet (southern Tasmania) and via ZOOM. * [1]22nd July * [2]29th July * [3]19th August ZOOM workshops: to support remote learning, Im offering an espalier workshop and a grafting workshop via ZOOM this year. The [4]grafting workshop via ZOOM requires physical c ...Continue Reading

Time to plant for spring flowers

July 2nd 2023 AEST

Dear Friends and Customers of Woodbridge Fruit Trees, Springtime is not far away, and now is a great time to plant some flowering ornamentals apples that will ensure your sping is heraled by amazing blossom. The following are renown for their masses and long lasting white/pink bi-coloured blossoms. [1]Floribunda: [2] [3]Ionesis Plena: [4] [5]Gorgeous Crab apple: [6] These ornamental apples will attract bees and birds, and act as cross pollinator for other apple specie ...Continue Reading

Open for orders 2023 on Friday 14th April

April 13th 2023 AEST

Espalier Dear Friends and Customers of Woodbridge Fruit Trees, [1]The 2023 website catalogue will be ready for order Friday 14th April at 7am. In the meantime please login on the website to ensure your account is working. Thanks for your orders - future and past. Due to a combination of limited farm resources and ongoing strong demand fruit trees and edibles, some varieties will sell out sooner than others. Please order early as once stock is depleted there wont be more until next season. ...Continue Reading

[WFT] Final days of Spring Sale (10%-25% off) - deeper discounts

August 27th 2022 AEST

[1] Final Days of the Spring Sale! We'll be closing the shop sometime in the next two weeks. We're offering discounts on [2]remaining stocks of: * 25% off [3]Almonds * 25% off [4]Plums (non dwarfing) * 20% off [5]Crab apples * 20% off [6]Dwarfing Apples and [7]Semi-dwarfing Apples * 20% off reamining [8]Cider apples * 15% off remaining Berries - [9]Raspberries, Currants, Blue ...Continue Reading

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