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BLUEBERRIES

We have two different blueberry patches, each with over 40 bushes.

Our varieties include:

  • Duke
  • Reka
  • Bluecrop
  • Chippewa
  • Liberty
  • Bluegold
  • Misty

ELDERBERRIES

We also have several “patches” of elderberries, some are planted in the midst of our blackberries (to distract birds from the blackberries), but we also have some alongside a swampy patch by our small pond and another by our little orchard.

Varieties include:

  • Adams,
  • German Elderberries (sambucus nigra)
  • Wyldewood-1
  • Samdal-Samdal

One of our Elderberry patches

FRUIT TREES

Several varieties of fruit trees are part of our small orchard, mainly pears, including Asian, Bosc and Anjou.  We also have some sour cherries, Stanley plums and peaches.

JAM & SMOOTHIE GARDENjam garden view with elderberris

Our “jam and smoothie” garden includes a few varieties of strawberries, red and black raspberries, rhubarb, currants and gooseberries – for experimenting with flavors and textures in various combinations.

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