Top 10 Fruit Trees for Year Round Fruit and a Healthier Lifestyle

Pomegranate

Try the below list of fruits for a healthier happier lifestyle.

These fruit trees have been selected for their nutritional value, productivity, and heartiness, and work best in warm locations.

1. Tropical Guava

Very hearty tree bearing 2-3 crops a year. Fruit is versatile and may be used for fresh eating, jellies, juice, or dried. Extremely high Vitamin C count. Soothing to the stomach. Winter, Summer, Spring Harvest.

2. Minnie Royal and Royal Lee Cherry

These sister trees boast white blossoms followed by loads ofbright red to deep purple fruits. Deciduous Stone fruit Cherries areBing quality but with the added advantage of coming in April instead of June/July. Spring Harvest

3. Anna Apple

This apple tree is a longtime California favorite with two crops per year and is a great pollinator for many other apple varieties. Fruit may be eaten fresh or used for baking. Spring and Fall Harvest.

4. Red Baron Peach

A delicious mid-summer peach with the most intense electric red blooms. Super yummy yellow peach. Summer Harvest.

5. Mango

Mango is easy to grow with well draining soil, and lots of heat. Mango is delicious and packed with nutrition. Can be used in all cooking dishes, smoothies, fresh eating, juice, or dried. Summer Harvest.

6. Avocado

Although this tree can be fussy when young, Avocado is pretty much a must have in sunny California. Used for everything from ice cream, guacamole to pudding, Avocado has all the good fats your body needs and lots of Vit K for hair and nails. Long harvest period of up to 8 months. Spring/Summer/Fall Harvest.

7. Pomegranate

Pome is tough as nails, drought tolerant, and extremely good for you. Beautiful colors and fast growing tree. Fall Harvest.

8. Pluot

Pluot is a hybrid fruit created from one quarter apricot and three quarters plum. This combination has produced an amazingly delicious, juicy colorful fruit that everyone who tries it loves. This is a highly productive mid summer fruit and may be pollinated by any plum. colors range from bright green to orange, red speckles over deep purple to yellow. Many different varieties exist including, Emerald Drop, Flavor Grenade, and Splash. Summer Harvest.

9. Strawberry Guava

Strawberry guava is a small bushy tree creating 2-3 crops per year of delicious, easy to pick fruits. these fruits are mini round guavas that range from bright red to dark purple and are loaded with Vitamin c and Anti- oxidents. Perfect for kids to pick and eat or try them in smoothies, jellies, or juices.

10. Seckel Pear

The Seckel Pear is by all definitions a kids sugar pear. Mini fat bottomed little pear is deep red in color, and fits perfectly in a kids hand. Best of all is its delicious spicy taste, juicy flesh, and extreme sweetness which everyone loves.

All of these fruits are delicious on their own, but you can easily turn them into a fun dessert with a Chocolate Fondue. Bitter sweet dark chocolate with a cocoa content of 70% and above complements the fruits without compromising the heatlh benefits. In fact, you benefit from all the positive attributes of dark chocolate as well. Visit our friends at Chocolate & More Delights and explore their delicious range of artisan crafted Organic Chocolates.

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Written by Nalani Willis of fruitmommy.com

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