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Food Stores – 10 Easy to Grow Fruits

 Grapes

Fruits You Should Grow Yourself

Perfect for drying from September through the end of October. Dehydration takes about 24-30 hours – less if cut in half. Requires pruning yearly. Pay attention to the variety as some require spraying.

Japanese Persimmon

Fruits You Should Grow Yourself

The season for Japanese persimmons is late – Expect harvest-ready fruit from October – February. Dehydration takes about 11-19 hours. The persimmon is cold hardy and very disease resistant. The Japanese varieties are hard and crunchy. These are easy to grow, easy to care for and they produce a ton of fruit.

Apricots

Fruits You Should Grow Yourself

Early varieties might be harvest-ready by late April but those are typically in tropical zones. In general expect to harvest apricots from June to the beginning of August. Dehydration takes about 20-28 hours – faster if made into fruit leather. Easy to grow and require very little maintenance.