Richards' Orchard Market Fruit Stall & Online Sales  


  • 22 February at 08:14 from facebook

    Nearly the end of zwetschen plum (zwetschgen or prune plum) season. Hoping next week to bring Hauszwetsche to the Motueka Market on Sunday. That is our last zwetschen plum variety of the season. Visit

  • 21 February at 04:49 from facebook

    At the Motueka Sunday Market until 1pm. Under the red gazebo, just along from the Info Centre

  • 20 February at 08:49 from facebook

    At Motueka Sunday Market tomorrow 8am-1pm: greengages, apples, plums, zwetschen, pears....Akane, Gravenstein & Prima Apples; Angelino and Omega plums; Stanley zwetschen plums; Rheine Claude du Bav

  • 18 February at 11:39 from facebook

    ONLINE SHOP IS OPEN We have opened our online shop for "click and collect" orders, with pick up at 668 The Coastal Highway (where the old stall was). Go to our webpage to order: www.fruitsta

  • 17 February at 14:55 from facebook

    As of midnight, we go back to Covid Level 1, so the Motueka Sunday Market is on. I will have greengages, plums, apples and pears. If you want to place a larger order, please email Katrina at richards

  • 17 February at 11:07 from facebook

    Follow this link for interesting USA seminars about old apples, hunting for heirloom apples, and rescue pruning. The live seminars are veey early for us (4am?) but they are all recorded https://www.ui

  • 16 February at 15:17 from facebook

    Waiting to hear tomorrow (?) about what Covid Alert Level it will be on Sunday. If the Market is cancelled, which looks unlikely, I will organise non contact pick up if you had arranged an order with

  • 14 February at 18:42 from facebook

    We are in Level 2 from tonight for three days. If you have fruit to collect, you can still do so. We have a safety plan in place. Later in the week, we will all find out about Thursday onwards...stay

  • 14 February at 05:31 from facebook

    Here in Motueka until 1pm. come on down. Today I have some tasting plates set up

  • 13 February at 08:12 from facebook

    French " zwetschen" plums: d'Agen and its grandchild Golden d'agen, which is the seedling of a d'Agen seedling that grew in our orchard