Best Fruits To Grow In Pots

I grow many fruits trees in pots as I do not have enough garden space. The advantage of growing fruit trees in containers is that the plant can be moved in sun or shade as and when required.  Such potted fruit trees do not take too much garden space and also they look nice and attractive so that they can be place even near the entrance of the house.

Given below a list of best fruits to grown in pots, both dwarf varieties and normal fruit trees.

You can grow fruit trees in pots easily, provided you look after them well. But not all fruits can be grown in containers.

Then what fruit trees can be grown in containers that produce fruits on them. It is commonsense to think that large growing trees will not be suitable candidates for growing them in containers. However, miniature or dwarf varieties of trees of many fruits are now available. Dwarf fruit trees generally bear fruit of regular size on smaller trees sooner than their larger varieties. It is pointed out that the fruit grown on a dwarf fruit tree is identical in size to that grown on larger trees.

Then what are the best fruits to grow in pots. Choose a suitable plant from the following list of fruitsthat can be grown in pots at home.

Dwarf Fruits For Containers

Given below is a list of best fruit trees that can be grown in pots.
Guava plant growing in a pot
Picture of Guava growing  plant in a pot
Citrus Fruits: Lime, Lemon, Oranges USDA Zones 8-11
Apple USDA Zones 3-4
Stome fruits: Apricot, Peaches, Nectarines, Plums USDA Zones 3-9
Mulberry USDA Zones 5-9
Cherry USDA Zones 4-8
Guava USDA Zones 8-11
Persimmon USDA Zones 4-11
Gooseberries USDA Zones 3-8
Pears USDA Zones 3-9
Fig USDA Zones 8-10
Pomegranate USDA Zones  8-11
Figs USDA Zones 8-10

Other Fruits That Can be Gown in Containers

Banana USDA Zones 8-11
Berries
     Raspberries USDA Zones 2-8
     Blueberries USDA Zones 2-8
     Strawberries USDA Zones 3-9
Grapes USDA Zones 7-10
Pineapple USDA Zones 9-11
Watermelon USDA Zones 3-11

According to my experience, blueberries and strawberries are the easiest and best when grown in pots so far as the non-dwarf varieties are concerned. Dwarf varieties of citrus trees, apple and stone fruits also grow very well in pots.




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