cultivar names

Asked February 15, 2014, 12:31 AM EST

I am searching for names of the best cultivars of various fruits to grow in Georgia.

Cobb County Georgia

1 Response

Hi,
I don't have just one list of fruit cultivars suitable to Georgia. However there are a number of publications from UGA Cooperative Extension on specific fruits which grow here and each contains a list for that fruit.
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/B%20992_6.PDF
Minor Fruits and Nuts in Georgia
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/B%20804_2.PDF
Citrus
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20997_3.PDF
Pomegranate
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/B%20807_2.PDF
Bunch Grapes
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20742_3.PDF
Pears
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20766_3.PDF
Raspberries and Blackberries
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20949_3.PDF
Muscadines
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20946_3.PDF
Blueberries
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20881_4.PDF
Plums
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20784_5.PDF
Persimmons
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20740_6.PDF
Apples
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20883_3.PDF
Strawberries
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20945_3.PDF
Figs
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%20741_1.PDF
Peaches and Nectarines
http://www.caes.uga.edu/applications/publications/files/pdf/C%201035_1.PDF
Watermelons
Your question didn't specify a particular fruit but I hope you'll find whichever oneyou're interested in among these. If you want to search other UGA Extension publications you can visit the main site www.caes.uga.edu/publicatons.
I hope I've answered your question. Please feel free to contact me again if you have anymore questions.

Neil Tarver, Horticulture Agent
Cobb County Extension
678 South Cobb Drive
Marietta GA 30060
770-528-4070
catarver@uga.edu
www.cobbextension.com