My Favorite Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables

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Subject to change as I grow and taste more fruits and vegetables.

 

Citrus*:

Blood orange
1. Tarraco

2. Moro


Frozen Moro Orange Juice

Kumquat   
    1. Changshou


My Changshou Kumquat

    2.Meiwa


Lemon
    1.Meyer
    2.Panzarella Lemon

    3.  Lisbon seedless (if you want more like in the store)


Mandarin 
    1. Nova or Page
    2.Bell or Fairchild


Seedless Mandarin

   1.Gold nugget (hard to find)

   2.Kishu

   3.Pixie (late ripening)


Orange

    1. Red Navel or Cara Cara
    2. Brazilian Navel


Orange grapefruit 
    1. Golden Grapefruit
    2. Cocktail


Pummelo  
    1
. Chandler (red flesh)
    2. Sarawak (white flesh)

    3. Hirado Buntan (pink flesh)


Red grapefruit   
    
1. Rio Red 
    
2. Ray


Satsuma     
    
Any variety such as Brown Select


Sweet lemon hybrid      
    
Ujukitsu


Lime (all are easy to freeze)    
    
1. Mexican thornless (Key)      
    
2. Bearss (Persian Lime)


White grapefruit   
    
1. Bloomsweet     (easy to peel)
     
2. Melogold


Pomegranate:

     1. Sharp Velvet (purple heart)

     2. Eve

 

Peaches: These are the soft melting peaches not the rubber ones in the stores.
White peach        
  
   Tropic snow (chill hours 150 hrs)

Yellow peach     
     
1. Tropic Sweet (200 hrs)       

      2. Midpride (250 hrs)

 

Persimmons:                                                              

Early Nonastrigent persimmon    
     
Izu                            

Nonastrigent persimmon            
      
1. Ichi-ki-kei-jiro                     
    
 2. Fuyu           

Astringent persimmon               
     
1. Saijo                            
      
2. Hachiya

 

Blackberries:               

Brazos (have to add some sugar to eat)

(The thornless ones do not do well in the Houston, TX area.)

                                                                     

Vegetables:                                                                        

Head lettuce           Great Lakes 
Leaf lettuce            Butter crunch

                          

Greens                                    
      
Tendergreens    

  

Corn                        
      
Funk G-90 (sweet G-90)       

 

Tomato                                        
      
Big Beef (VFFNTA interdeterminate)


Cherry Tomato

      Black Cherry      

        

String beans                  
       
Early Riser Pole bean               

       (Kwintus string beans)


Early Riser Pole Beans & Tropic Sweet Peaches


Pears:                          
       
1. Tennosui 


Tennosui pears

       2. Baldwin, or Leona

 

Pecan Trees:

Forkert
Podsednik - a bragging pecan


From left to right Podsednik, Forkert, Choctaw

  

Misc:                                                            

Green fig                     BA-1                            

Brown fig                     Celeste                               

Papaya*                      Strawberry 

(Solo variety)                                                                                 

Loquat*                      Genoa  

Avocado*                     Mexican types     


Fruit from my Mexican avocado seedling.


My avocado's trunk is about 18" dia. before it splits into 2 trunks.    

Passion Fruit*         Purple 

Guava*                  Lemon Strawberry

              

Fruit that have problems growing or fruiting in this area:

Apples, apricots, kiwi, raspberries, table grapes, pluots, apriums, most plums, cherries, & nectarines (The bugs like the smooth skin, but can be grown if out in the open and not near other trees.)


*Can freeze some winters

 

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