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Located in the heart of Preston County, Modern Homestead is a collection of restored homes that include a coffee & gift shop, guest houses and seasonal greenhouses.


Backyard Orchard

Backyard Orchard

If you are thinking about creating a backyard orchard, stop by Modern Homestead for a great selection of fruit trees, berries, perennials and more. Below is a listing of the 2015 inventory.
 

Apples
Ginger Gold [Summer]
Golden Delicious [Main]
Honeycrisp [Main]
Liberty [Main]
Red Delicious [Main]
Yellow Transparent [summer]

CHERRIES
Black Gold
[Late Sweet]
Jubileum [Late Tart]
Montmorency [Late Tart]

PEACHES
Contender
[Mid-Season]
NJ252 [Late-Season, White flesh]
Reliance [Early]

PEAR
Bartlett
[Mid-Season]
Red Clapp’s (Kalle) [Early-Season]
Shenandoah [Late-Season]

PLUMS
Stanley
[European]

GRAPes
Canadice
[Early-Season]
Concord [Late-Season]
Marquis [Late-Season]
Reliance [Early-Season]

STRAWBERRIES
Jewel
[Late-Season]
Seascape [Everbearing]

RHUBARB
McDonald [Late]

RASPBERRIES
Caroline [Red]
Jewel [Black]
Triple Crown [Black, Thornless]

BLUEBERRIES
Bluecrop [Mid-Season]
Chandler [Late-Season]
Elliot [Late-Season]
Patriot [Late-Season]

Mix & Grow: Our Favorite Annual Combos for 2015

Mix & Grow: Our Favorite Annual Combos for 2015

Planting fruit in your own garden is like giving yourself a gift.

Planting fruit in your own garden is like giving yourself a gift.

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