Come rain or come sunshine we’re having our annual Fruit & Nut Sale this Saturday. Don’t miss this opportunity to get that fruit tree you’ve always wanted.
Think peach cobbler, peach preserves or juicy peaches all from your own backyard. Our peaches are bare-root and well suited for our area.
TexKing is a variety introduced by Texas A&M and needs only about 450 chill hours to set flower buds. It is an early ripening yellow semi-clingstone peach. TexStar is another variety also introduced by Texas A&M. Mid-Pride has produced consistently in our demonstration garden. Then there is Red Baron with the beautiful showy double red blossoms.
If its Plums you are interested in, we have an excellent selection of varieties that do well in our area. Santa Rosa is the top pollinator for other plums. Catalina is self-fruitful but could use a little help from Santa Rosa. The Methley plum is an attractive tree which is heavy bearing and very attractive.
If you have the space plant a Pakistan Mulberry. It produces 3” long red to black sweet fruit with non-staining juice. It is a beautiful tree all in its own that can reach 30-40 ft.
Our Citrus trees go fast so get there early. Same for the Blueberries.
Check out the Banana ‘Ice Cream.’ It grows to 15ft tall and is hardy to Zone 8-10, well within our range.
Bring your wagon(s). We never have enough.
For a complete list check our website at www.mcmga.com. Sale date is January 25, 2020. Pre-sale program begins at 8:00 am, the sale is from 9:00 am until 12:00 Noon.
We are located at 9020 Airport Road in Conroe. Park at the Convention Center just across the street. Call us for more information at 936-539-7824.
Our Master Gardeners are available to answer your questions!