I have a couple of dozen BBP stones. They grow true from seed and fruit within 3 years (apparently). PM your address if you're interested. Photos of the fruit on my page.
Aug 30 2011. No more BBP stones left but should have more in March 2012. Send me a friend request and PM your address to me if you'd like me to send you some next year :)
I wonder if you might still have some blackboy peach stones availble and if you might be willing to send them to Canada. I live on one of the gulf islands of Canada's west coast and I do believe that we have the climate in that the blackboy would grow well. This peach is impossible to find here and I would love to grow some for myself and my friends. Gordon
I have just today posted all my remaining seeds to Gordon :(
However, I have planted some myself and if they take, am happy to send you one of the seedlings but they can take a while to germinate (I may not know for another few months). Apparently, it's also possible to grow from cuttings and I have several in my back yard that went in in autumn.
Either way, I should be able to oblige :) They're back in season in March and will make sure that I keep lots of stones.
Have sent you a friend request so you can send me a private message with your address details.
Megan here. I'm happy to send some BBP stones to you when the fruit are back in season March 2012. Just send another message to remind me.
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Thank you sooo much! Im new at being a part of a forum, still working on how to get around and how it all works. If it works for you, I could send you a self addressed, postage paid envelope. Im really excited about receiving some stone, as many as you could spare.
I know that this type of peach grows here in the U.S. My family had one when I was growing up and I have yet to see another.
Don't worry Dena, if you can just wait until the peaches are back in season, I'll post the stones to you then.
Meanwhile, do take time to explore this site, there is lots to learn if you enjoy gardening and growing food crops. We have some really interesting and knowledgeable members including several from the US.
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I've noted your address down but do remind me in March! :)
Would it be possible to have some bb peach stones too please... I will happily cover postage.
received them today...thanks again :-)