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Apple tasting to discover best new varieties

Apple tasting to discover best new varieties

Apple tasting at FPM to discover delicious new varieties for the future

FPM on BBC Gardeners' World!

FPM on BBC Gardeners' World!

Tune into BBC2 on Friday 19th October to catch us on BBC Gardeners' World!

Gold Medal for Frank P Matthews at RHS Autumn Show

Gold Medal for Frank P Matthews at RHS Autumn Show

Frank P Matthews’ annual apple display has won Gold at the RHS Autumn Show in Malvern.

'Sunburst' apples to be commercially grown in UK

'Sunburst' apples to be commercially grown in UK

'Sunburst' apples to be "the first of many" new UK-bred commercial top fruit varieties developed in conjunction with FPM

Tenbury Applefest 2018

Tenbury Applefest 2018

On Saturday 6th October is Tenbury Applefest, a celebration of the Mighty Apple, with over 300 varieties on display and much more! Its a great day out for families and enthusiasts and well worth a visit...

 

 

Frank P Matthews Acquires Cherry Tree Arboretum

Frank P Matthews Acquires Cherry Tree Arboretum

As part of an ongoing expansion programme, Frank P Matthews have acquired the stock and business of Cherry Tree Arboretum in Shropshire from John and Elizabeth Ravenscroft and Chris Brookes.

HTA National Plant Show 2018 Awards

HTA National Plant Show 2018 Awards

Laburnum 'Yellow Rocket' wins Best in Show, Gold in Category and Visitor Vote. Apple 'Eden' wins Silver in Category!

New Season 2018/2019 Catalogue Has Arrived!

New Season 2018/2019 Catalogue Has Arrived!

New Season 2018/2019 Catalogue Has Arrived!

Frank P Matthews Invest in British Grown Trees

Frank P Matthews Invest in British Grown Trees

We have expanded our in-house propagation unit to produce an even wider range of 'British Grown' trees for the UK market.

The field crew harvesting rootstocks from the stoolbeds

The field crew harvesting rootstocks from the stoolbeds

In January we are busy harvesting apple roostocks from the stoolbeds in the fields. Click through to see a short film of the team in action.