2019 Bare Roots, Nuts and Berries

Grafted apple trees at Felix Gillet Institute

They’re on the way!

Bare root fruit trees are coming to Sweetland Garden Mercantile starting in January, 2019. This year’s trees are sourced from three very reputable nurseries: Felix Gillet Institute, Dave Wilson Nursery, and Sierra Gold Nursery.

Below you will find tree lists from each nursery. Further information can be found on their websites.

Pre-ordering your trees will be the best way to guarantee that you get the trees you want most.


Felix Gillet Varieties for 2019

The Felix Gillet Institute offers rare and unique heirloom fruit and nut varieties as originally bred by Felix Gillet in Nevada City back in the late 1800’s. These varieties are well-adapted to the the Sierra Nevada foothill climate and will provide a healthy abundance of fruit for years to come.


  • Texas Almond
  • Sultana Almond


Monarch Apple from FGI
  • Annie Elizabeth
  • Canada Reinette
  • Christmas Pearmain
  • Early Sweet Tart
  • Monarch
  • Northwest Greening
  • 20 Ounce


Cherry, Camptonville Candy from FGI
  • Black Diamond
  • Camptonville Candy
  • Royal Anne
  • White Tartarian


  • Donna
  • Fat
  • Paillard


  • Kish Mish
  • Squire Canyon Red


  • Beurre Gris
  • Seckle
  • Triomphe


Robes de Sargeant plum
  • Hazen’s Mirabelle
  • Hootie’s Purple
  • Leland’s Green
  • Tropical Miro


Maylan Walnut from FGI
  • Chaubert
  • Meylan
  • Poe

Dave Wilson Nursery

Dave Wilson Nursery was established in 1938 on a small piece of rented ground near Modesto, California. Since then, the company has grown to become one of the largest growers of deciduous fruit, nut and shade trees in the United States.

Available Varieties for 2019

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  • Granny Smith Apple
  • Navajo Blackberry
  • Blueray Blueberry
  • Jubilee Blueberry
  • O’neal Blueberry
  • Nevada Chestnut
  • Contorted Jujube
  • Persian White Mulberry
  • Loring Peach
  • Shinseiki Pear
  • Bartlett Pear
  • Fuyu Jiro Persimmon
  • AC Pomegranate
  • Baba Red Raspberry
  • Willamette Raspberry
  • Gerwurtztraminer Grape
  • Ruby Seedless Grape
  • Cascade Hops
  • Centennial Hops
  • Issai Kiwi

Landscape Trees

  • Quaking Aspen
  • Crimson Frost Birch
  • Kwanzan Flowering Cherry
  • Western Cottonwood
  • Autumn Fantasy Maple
  • Early Pink Flowering Peach
  • Weeping Willow

Sierra Gold Nursery

Based right down the hill in Yuba City, Sierra Gold Nursery has been providing orchardists throughout the western states with top quality fruit and nut trees and the best service in the industry since 1951.

Available Varieties for 2019

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  • Royal Blenheim Apricot
  • Red Gold Nectarine
  • Snow Queen Nectarine
  • Country Sweet Nectarine
  • Topaz Peach
  • Brook’s Cherry
  • Regina Cherry
  • Coral Champagne Cherry
  • Honey Crisp Apple
  • Fuji Apple
  • Ambrosia Apple

Quantities are limited, so get ’em while they last!

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