Traditional Orchards have formed a part of our landscape for many centuries. They are a link to the practices of the past, and are still a valued part of our heritage today.
Common Ground have compiled a comprehensive gazetteer of producers of fine orchard produce, fruit tree nurseries, sources of help and local fruit varieties.
Follow these leads to find out about heritage fruit varieties; how to identify and how to source them.
Some guidance on Traditional Orchard planting and management and how to benefit and encourage wildlife.
Find out how policy and legislation can be used to protect our remaining Traditional Orchards from development.