bare root fruit trees in the ground

Bare Root Fruits, Nuts and Berries are Here!

Ready for Winter Planting

Sweetland Garden Supply has just received our bare root tree order from L.E. Cooke Company and the Felix Gillet Institute. They won’t last long and these do need to be planted before they begin to leaf out!

Read more

Bare-Root Trees and January Specials

Happy New Year! Bare-root Fruit and Nut Trees Have Arrived! The bare-root fruit and nut trees from our very own local non-profit group the Felix Gillet Institute are here. These are heritage trees that are made with scions collected regionally from old heritage trees. We also have bare-root trees from LE Cooke, including dwarf varieties! A wide variety of locally-adaptable apples, pears, cherries, walnuts, chestnuts, plums, and peaches, are now available but stock is limited, so come in soon to get the best choices. New Cold-season Starts Asparagus, blue berries and strawberry starts are in as well. We also have garlic bulbs from Territorial Seeds. Territorial Seed Company prides themselves on organic, non-GMO and biodynamic seeds. Get them before they are gone! VermiFire Special Hands-down one of the best soils on the market, VermiFire is a locally-made, highly-amended soil with a base of coir, redwood peat, compost, worm castings and …

Read more

The Bare-roots are Coming, The Bare-roots are Coming!

Bare-root fruit and nut trees and berries by L.E. Cooke Company and the Felix Gillet Institute (from right here on the San Juan Ridge!) will be arriving the first week of January. Supply is limited, so for the very best variety selection, be sure to come in as soon as they arrive! L.E. Cooke Here is a list of the L.E. Cooke varieties that we’ll have available. Descriptions available at Apples Fuji Granny Smith Jonagold Mutsu Cherries Bada Bing Black Tartarian Rainer Pears Fan-Cris Shinseiki Comice Berries Fall Gold Raspberry Jubilee Blueberry O’Neal Blueberry Patriot Blueberry Sequoia Strawberry Others Mulberry Flavortop Nectarine Autumn Rose Plum Fuyu Persimmon Black Mission Fig Felix Gillet Institute 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 …

Read more

Bare Root Fruits, Nuts and Landscape Trees

Bare-Root Trees Are Now In Stock

Sweetland Garden Supply has just received our bare root tree order from L.E. Cooke Company and the Felix Gillet Institute. They won’t last long!

About L.E. Cooke’s Bare-Root Trees

Based in Visalia, L.E. Cooke are growers an distributors of quality fruit, shade, flowering and dwarf trees, shrubs, berries, and grape vines. They offer “EZ PICK” varieties of many popular fruit trees. EZ-PICK fruit trees have been started in the nursery with a very low branching structure giving you a jump start at maintaining a tree to a size that is convenient for you. There is another benefit to smaller trees – they give you room for multiple varieties of your favorite tasting fruits. More on L.E. Cooke can be found at

Read more