Fruit Tree and Orchard Planting

Recommended fruit tree species for planting as part of a scheme or orchard include, but are not limited to:

  • Pear (Pyrus spp.)

  • Apple (Malus domestica varieties)

  • Plum (Prunus domestica)

  • Cherry (Prunus avium)

Where possible native species should be used and the advice of an arboricultural consultant sought where necessary.

Need further advice on tree/woodland management?

Contact Hayden's Arboricultural Consultants:

Head Office

Tel: 01284 765391
Email: info@treesurveys.co.uk

Southwest Office

Tel: 01722 657423
Email: nick@treesurveys.co.uk

Benefits

Wildlife that benefit from fruit trees and live in orchards:

  • A range of common invertebrates;

  • Small mammals;

  • Bats;