The Orchard

The orchard at Forest Farm has over 70 fruit trees — mostly apple (eating, cooking and cider), but also pear, plum, damson, gage, cherry and a medlar. Many of the trees have been ‘adopted’, several in memory of family members. (If you’d like to adopt a tree, please get in touch.)

The orchard at Forest Farm
The orchard at hay-raking time

The table below shows where specific trees are planted in the orchard, looking from the Wardens Centre end, with the Taff Trail on the left, and Forest Farm Road on the right.

Trees are eating apples, unless otherwise stated.

Morgan Sweet (Cider) Brith Mawr
(Cooking,
Cider)
Machen
Lord Lambourne St. Cecilia St. Cecilia Pitmasten Pineapple Brownlees Russet Lord Lambourne
Brownlees Russet Gravenstein
(Cooking)
Kenneth Pig Aderyn
(Dessert,
Cider)
Prenglas
(Dessert,
Cooking)
Cissy
Winter Nelis (Pear) Concorde (Pear) Bardsey Rosemary Russet Bakers Delicious Marged Nicolas
Louise Bonne (Pear) Conference (Pear) Ashmead’s Kernel Channel Beauty Glansevin Mother Brith Mawr
(Cooking,
Cider)
Sunset Claygate Pearman Beth (Pear) Pen Caled (Cider) Pig Yr Wydd (Cooker) Tin Yr Gwydd (Cooker) Channel Beauty
Royal Jubilee (Cooker) Conference (Pear) Victoria (Plum) Beauty of Nath Brith Mawr (Cooking, Cider) Sweet Heart (Cherry) Court of Wick
Cummy Norman (Cider) Pertheyre (Cider) Twyn Y Sherrif (Cider) Broom Sweet (Cider) Frederick (Cider) Early Transparent (Gage) George Cave
Merryweather (Gage) Bramley’s Seedling (Cooker) Merryweather (Damson) Duke of Devonshire Stella
(Cherry)
Opal
(Plum)
Lord Lambourne
Laxton’s Superb Stella (Cherry) Jonagold Discovery Jonagored Supra James Grieve Monmouth Green
Pentre
(Cider)
Monmouth Green Gelli
(Cooker)
Talgarth Medlar
Malus sp. Prunus domestica (Hauszwersche) Malus sp.