self-fertile


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self-fer·tile

(sĕlf′fûr′tl)
adj.
Having the property of fertilizing itself; capable of self-fertilization.

self`-fer′tile



adj.
capable of self-fertilization.
[1855–60]
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If you have room for only one holly then you must grow a self-fertile variety such as the popular Ilex aquifolium J C van Tol.
Both types are self-fertile, producing masses of berries in winter.
Both are self-fertile, and will produce masses of berries.
If you're planting just one, go for a self-fertile variety that won't need other trees to pollinate.
This variety is self-fertile and will also pollinate nearby apple trees.
Saijo is self-fertile, growing and fruiting well as far north as Zone 6, developing into a tall tree over time.
They do best in a sunny sheltered site and are self-fertile, so you'll only need to buy one variety.
For species that are not self-fertile, such as most apple trees, you'll need to move pollen from one tree to another.
This means that pear, peach, tart cherry and quince trees are self-fertile as well as most blackberries, blueberries and raspberries, both black and purple.
Unique in that the Blue Suede is self-fertile, you need only plant one to produce the tasty and nutritious fruit.
There are some self-fertile varieties but others need a plant partner and you need to take heed of pollination groups.