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Your Only Guide to the Best Perrenial Fruit and Nut Trees

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Seen here is a local orchard in its natural climate sits atop a foggy mountain yielding a bountiful harvest for the upcoming fall and winter.

Seen here is a local orchard in its natural climate sits atop a foggy mountain yielding a bountiful harvest for the upcoming fall and winter.

Why An Orchard?

Nothing is better and more fruitful than the gift that keeps on giving and perennial fruit and nuts are just that's. Given several years to mature these wonderful trees will keep your family fed for generations. Imagine creating your own food forest where food grows above and below you. Leaving nets out under your trees help catch loose fruits and nuts before they hit the ground and the following day when you go out you can harvest them.

Benefits

  • Crop Coverage
  • Securing of land foundation
  • Constant food for the rest of your life
  • Once it's moving along it doesn't have to be worked on too much.
  • Plant trees as soon as you get your property or start them while you are renting in small tubes to promote upward growth.
  • A fun past time
  • A future family business
  • Local job opportunities
  • mastering of a craft
  • create new hobbies
  • enjoy your finished products
  • sell your goods at farmers markets.

Dwarf Citrus Tree

Citrus × meyeri, the Meyer lemon, is a hybrid citrus fruit native to China. It is a cross between a citron and a mandarin/pomelo hybrid distinct from the common or bitter oranges. Mature trees are around 6 to 10 ft tall with dark green shiny leaves.

Citrus × meyeri, the Meyer lemon, is a hybrid citrus fruit native to China. It is a cross between a citron and a mandarin/pomelo hybrid distinct from the common or bitter oranges. Mature trees are around 6 to 10 ft tall with dark green shiny leaves.

These gorgeous fruit-bearing trees make for also a gorgeous fruit treat for any summertime drink or wintertime tea. I personally use my Meyer lemons to balance the Ph in my water at home; but, don't stir with a metal spoon because it will mess up the acidity in your mix.

Persimmon Tree

The persimmon is the edible fruit of a number of species of trees in the genus Diospyros. The most widely cultivated of these is the Asian or Japanese persimmon, Diospyros kaki. Diospyros is in the family Ebenaceae, and a number of non-persimmon spec

The persimmon is the edible fruit of a number of species of trees in the genus Diospyros. The most widely cultivated of these is the Asian or Japanese persimmon, Diospyros kaki. Diospyros is in the family Ebenaceae, and a number of non-persimmon spec

Persimmons are a stone fruit that has no seed. Delicious and can be eaten whole. Not as juicy as the other fruits on our list; but, the persimmon holds up to the taste test. Of sweet with a nice rind texture. Persimmons are deliciously dried and a great source of income for distribution at local farmers markets.


Avocado Tree

The avocado is a tree, long thought to have originated in South Central Mexico, classified as a member of the flowering plant family Lauraceae. The fruit of the plant, also called an avocado, is botanically a large berry containing a single large see

The avocado is a tree, long thought to have originated in South Central Mexico, classified as a member of the flowering plant family Lauraceae. The fruit of the plant, also called an avocado, is botanically a large berry containing a single large see

The Haas Avocado was a hobby tree originally by a mailman named Joseph Haas in Los Angeles. He breads the avocado tree we love to eat today. Avocados are a household name and a point of contention with any neighborhood move based on the monetary value of this wonderful fruit. Delicious and filling the avocado works in about any dish possible. Avocado trees are gorgeous with beautiful thick leaves forming around its gorgeous green avocados.

Walnut Tree

Walnut trees are any species of tree in the plant genus Juglans, the type genus of the family Juglandaceae, the seeds of which are referred to as walnuts

Walnut trees are any species of tree in the plant genus Juglans, the type genus of the family Juglandaceae, the seeds of which are referred to as walnuts

The black walnut tree bears the walnut a delicious nut used as a course in ceremonial holidays. The wood from the black walnut tree is highly valued among carpenters and a deep dark dye/pigment is made from the wood to create a beautiful varnish.

Improved Meyer Lemon Tree- Dwarf Fruit Trees - Indoor/Outdoor Live Potted Citrus Tree - 3-4 ft.

Olive Tree

The olive, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, meaning "European olive", is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, found in the Mediterranean Basin from Portugal to the Levant, the Arabian Peninsula, and southern Asia as far east as C

The olive, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, meaning "European olive", is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, found in the Mediterranean Basin from Portugal to the Levant, the Arabian Peninsula, and southern Asia as far east as C

The olive tree has started wars, changed political offices, saved families, and supplied underworlds. If you were to move on any piece of land right now I would advise you to get a dozen olive trees because in 7 years you could have a functioning olive oil facility. Use the leftover olive dough to make bread and give your homemade olive oil to friends. Olive oil is another great way to source money off of your food forest.