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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

20 Percent Off Tree Crops

20 Percent Off Russian Hawthorne, Northern Prairie Apricot, Hardy Orange and Black Mulberry

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

Hardy Citrus Available for Spring

Tell someone you are growing oranges in Michigan you might as well say you saw a porpoise in Lake Michigan.  It just doesn’t seem possible.

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

Seeds for Spring-30% Off

New seeds bring a new crop. 30 Percent Off Seeds.

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

Spring of 2021 Time to Ship the Plants, Tubers and Seeds

We are currently getting ready to ship our plants and tubers to you this spring. Currently we still have a lot a snow at our farm, but it is melting quickly and soon we will be digging trees again. Here is the low down on the timing on everything.

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

The Tuberous Nature of Tubers

The tuberous nature of tubers.

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

Available Plants and Shipping in November and December

Shipping Plants During the Fall and Winter

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

The Value of Plants

The value of plants and their potential uses are infinite. The direction you take might be a good idea even if not useful to modern day agribusiness.

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

The Thimbleberry: A Secret Revealed

The Secret of the Thimbleberry. A raspberry that produces a rich, vibrant red fruit is well known in northern Michigan.

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

Wild Strawberries-Unstoppable in Flavor and Vigor

Wild strawberries are one of those fruits that seem just too tiny to collect. Once tasted it is impossible not to harvest.

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A life long passion for plants helped create Oikos Tree Crops. Only a new crop can come from new seed. Our plants represent the time tested tradition of growing plants outside the realm of orchard environments and other highly manipulated management systems that require a lot of human input just to survive.

Time to Prune: Stem Density and the Life of the Pawpaw Colony

Pawpaws are easy to grow but what happens in the course of thirty years could create a challenge. What is going on in that pawpaw grove?