Best Nurseries for Fruit Trees, and Berries and Edible Tree Crops

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Looking for Fruit Trees and Berry Bushes?

Below are the nurseries to find fruit trees, nut trees, and berry crops  in the Coastal British Columbia, Canada.

Vancouver Island Nurseries

Saanich Native Plants

Woodland Strawberry from Saanich Native Plants

Woodland Strawberry from Saanich Native Plants

Saanich Native Plants offers a wide selection of plants and seeds that are native to southern Vancouver Island.  Our plants are propagated from our own stock and are local in originSaanich Native Plants resides on the Coast Salish Territory of  the W̱SÁNEĆ Peoples. I highly recommend Saanich Native Plants for the native plant selection such as the wild Woodland strawberries, Douglas Aster,  Yarrow, Salmonberry, 


Fruit Trees and More

Bob and Verna Duncan provide a nursery and demonstration orchard in North Saanich BC near Sidney and Victoria. They have bare root fruit trees including Figs, Cherries, Pawpaws, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Almonds, and more. They also have a great selection of small fruits, berries, vines and other edibles such as goji berries, goose berries, goumi berries, haskap (honeyberries), sea buckthorn and more! Call Bob and Verna Duncan today at 250-656-4269 for fruit trees and more.

Bob and Verna Duncan
724 Wain Rd., North Saanich, BC, Canada, V8L5N8 (on Vancouver Island near Sidney/Victoria)
phone: 250-656-4269

Salt Spring Island Nurseries

Seven Ravens Permaculture Academy and Eco Forest

Michael Nichols and Heidi Cowan provide an example of a thriving 38 acre permaculture farm and eco forest on Salt Spring Island. A walk through his property can help others understand the true power of the land that they steward. With one of hte most diverse forests in B.C. he provides a permaculture consulting, hand crafted furniture from his woodlot as well as workshops and courses on permaculture design.  On the Seven Ravens tree nurseries they grow over 100 varieties of trees that provide nitrogen fixation, food, medicine, and bee fodder as well as high quality timber wood. Contact Michael at Seven Ravens today for permaculture design, consulting, and tree crops for eco-forestry installations.

Michael Nickels and Heidi Cowan
1641 Fulford Ganges Rd
Salt Spring Island, BC Canada V8K 2A8
250 653 9565

Apple Luscious Organic Orchards

Harry Burton is a local legend in the organic community on Salt Spring Island. A winner of the best apple award int he fall fair he provides scion wood and fruit trees for rare heirloom apple varieties.

He is an avid apple grower and organizer of the Salt Spring Apple Festival

Why Choose  Apple Trees from Apple Luscious?

Tasty, healthy apples from rare heirloom varieties you’ll find nowhere else.

Bigger Trees with Stronger Roots on the superior ¾ size, B118 Rootstock

Drought tolerant trees that need no irrigation once established.

Very cold hardy, vigorous trees that work with most soils.

Certified Organic Apple Trees (IOPA Certification #902)

Guaranteed to grow the first year or your money back.

Free delivery on Salt Spring Island for Orders of 10+ Trees

Contact Harry today online or at

Apple Luscious Organic Orchards
100 Heidi Place
Salt Spring Island BC
V8K 1W5

P.S. Harry has one of the best articles I`ve read on Grafting. Great knowledge shared on grafting here.


Salt Spring Apple Company

Salt Spring Apple Company is a certified organic apple orchard growing 333 different varieties of heritage and connoisseur apples. They operate a B&B and sell apple trees and baked apple treats as well as fresh apples. Contact Salt Spring Apple Company today at (250) 537-4935

529 Fulford-Ganges Rd, Salt Spring Island, BC V8K 2K1
(250) 537-4935
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Nigel Kay
I grow food, plant trees, maintain orchards, and design ecosystems that help families become healthier and happier.
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