If you fancy leaving the beaten track of apples, plums
and the like, why not try growing some of these?
Have you already tried your hand at growing popular orchard and garden fruit trees like apple, pear, plum and cherry?
Has the thought already crossed your mind about growing something a little more peculiar. Something a bit more out of the ordinary, yet still a beautiful addition to the garden, and easy to care for?
If so, here's a few facts on three ancient fruits – the fig, the quince and the medlar.
Who knows, it just might give you a little encouragement to experiment!