National Fruit Collection

Fast Ltd are now responsible for the maintenance of the National Fruit Collections, Brogdale, Faversham, in partnership with The University of Reading on behalf of Defra.

The collections are of national and international importance and contain:

Top Fruit

  • Dessert & culinary apples
  • Cider Apples
  • Ornamental apples
  • Apricots
  • Sweet,  sour & duke cherries
  • Plums,  damsons,  bullaces,  greengages & mirabelles; Japanese and Cherry plums & myrobalans
  • Ornamental Prunus
  • Dessert & culinary pears
  • Perry Pears
  • Ornamental Pears
  • Asian Pears
  • Quinces
  • Medlars

Nuts

  • Hazelnuts

Bush Fruit

  • Blackcurrant
  • Pinkcurrants
  • Redcurrants
  • Whitecurrants
  • Gooseberries

Vines

  • Vines