Orchard Name: Thompson Ranch
Orchard Owners: Peggy Thompson and Jim
Location Details: 326 Gurnett Creek Rd.
Physical Address: 326 Gurnett Creek Rd.
Planting Date: 1910:
Type of Cultivars: 14 Wealthy Apples; 3 Whitney crabs; 1 jelly crab; 8 yellow transparent; 1 Montana Delicious; 3 Macintosh; 2 Harrison; 2?. We also have 6 trees that have grown from seeds. 3 very good apples, but 3 not so good. We also have plums of 10 different varieti
History: My grandfather planted the apple, cherry and plum trees in 1910. My grandfather's name was Samual (Pad) Perkins. We have cared for it and it produces a large amount of fruit annually. We have about 40 trees only 2 have died. We have about 20 cherry trees and different apple and kinds of plum and about 50 trees of them. We really are proud of our old orchard.
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