Monty’s Surprise Apple Trees

New Zealand

Monty’s Surprise Apple Trees – Please contact us to go on a list for supply in June 2024.

Each year we graft Monty’s Surprise Apple trees to give away during winter months (June to August). These are small, one year old bare-rooted trees. You can collect one from us in Whanganui, or we can courier the tree to you at your cost.

Approximate courier costs are:

  • Lower North Island – New Plymouth to Napier and below $18.00 (plus $5.00 if rural)
  • Upper North Island – $24.00 (plus $5.00 if rural)
  • South Island – $41.00 (plus $5.00 if rural)

We also welcome any donations to help us continue our work.

To order an apple tree: Please contact Mark at

In New Zealand, most Garden Centres now stock Monty’s Surprise apple trees, or can order them in for you.

Sarah Frater, Edible Garden


To obtain Monty’s Surprise apple trees in Australia:


United States

To order Monty’s Surprise apple trees in the United States contact:

Michael Dolan, Burnt Ridge Nursery