Pacific Northwest Fruit Garden

Plant the best berries and fruit trees for your Northwest climate, and create a beautiful sitting area at the same time.
Pacific Northwest Fruit Garden

Pacific Northwest Fruit Garden

Photo by: Landscape plan by Hortus Oasis/Illustrations by Simutis Illustrations

Landscape plan by Hortus Oasis/Illustrations by Simutis Illustrations

Add shade, fragrance and delicious edibles to your garden with this Pacific Northwest Fruit Garden plan.

Plant List

A. Rainier sweet cherry (Prunus 'Rainier') (1) 

B. Brown Turkey fig (Ficus carica 'Brown Turkey') (1) 

C. Key lime (Citrus aurantiifolia) (1), in container 

D. Wonderful pomegranate (Punica granatum 'Wonderful') (1), on small trellis 

E. Bluecrop and Berkeley highbush blueberry (Vaccinium darrowi 'Blue Crop' and 'Berkeley), (two each of cultivars for pollination), plant in acidic soil 3-1/2 feet apart 

F. Flame red seedless grape (Vitis 'Flame') (2) on arbor 

G. Concord grape (Vitis 'Concord') (2) on large trellis 

H. Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa) as needed to fill openings in jar; for first-year crop, select day-neutral; for second-year crop, select June-bearers 

I. Confetti variegated abelia (Abelia grandiflora 'Confetti') (6), plant 3-1/2 feet apart 

J. Wholong Ghost variegated wintercreeper (Euonymus fortunei 'Wolong Ghost') (22), plant two feet apart 

K. Blackbird euphorbia (Euphorbia 'Blackbird') (9), plant 1-1/2 feet apart 

A Fruit Garden Plan Overview for the Pacific Northwest

A Fruit Garden Plan Overview for the Pacific Northwest

Photo by: Landscape plan by Hortus Oasis/Illustrations by Simutis Illustrations

Landscape plan by Hortus Oasis/Illustrations by Simutis Illustrations

Key 

  1. Patio: 8' diameter, brick, concrete pavers or stone
  2. Arbor: 4' wide x 2' to 3' deep
  3. Large trellis: 5' wide x 5 to 6' tall
  4. Small trellis: 3' wide x 4' tall
  5. Container: 2' to 2-1/2' wide
  6. Strawberry jar: with multiple openings
  7. Stepping stones

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