Fruit cages might seem like an extravagant addition to your kitchen garden but if you love to grow fruit bushes and vegetables, protecting your hard-earned crops from birds and other garden pests is key, and a fruit cage is the perfect solution. There are many different styles of fruit cage available and it’s important to choose the right one for the size and style of your garden. We’ve picked out nine, attractive bespoke designs that will add character to your garden as well as protecting your fruit and vegetables.
Roman Arch Fruit Cage
A 2.5 metre wide fruit cage with three lengths available and comes with side netting and has black powder coated steel that’s guaranteed for ten years. You can also fit a door in each end of this fruit cage.
£749, Harrod Horticultural
ROUND FRUIT CAGE
An attractive Steel Round Fruit Cage ideal for the likes of blackcurrants, gooseberries, blueberries and raspberries. Easy to assemble and lightweight with steel rounded poles.
From £39.99, Dobies
SHORT ON SPACE
A vegetable cage inspired by Queen Victoria’s own vegetable garden at Osborne House. Made to order to fit your beds and the vegetable cage has the option of lifting the side up for ease of picking or weeding.
£450, Muntons Traditional Plant Support,
Muntons Traditional Plant Support
Timber Fruit Cage, designed to your personal requirements by this company in Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. They also restore old greenhouses and fruit cages too, in case you don’t want to part with your old one.
£4,800 plus VAT,
Classic Suffolk Timber Frames
Pop up fruit and vegetable cage that’s lightweight, easy to handle and pops up simply. It has fibreglass poles which means it’s easy to relocate and is tall enough for head room. Also has a copper strip sown into the bottom to deter snails and slugs.
LOW TO THE GROUND
Low fruit and vegetable cage that’s perfect for crops such as strawberries. It comes with hinged lids so you can easily lift and access the plants inside.
£69.99, Two Wests and Elliott Ltd
Beautiful sustainable and rustic sweet chestnut fruit cage, created bespoke for your garden and will be a perfect feature anywhere.
£600, Charlotte Love Designs,
Charlotte Love Designs
Style and sophistication come with this decorative peak roof steel fruit cage which offers resistance against snow in its design too. It is made with square tubing, which makes it strong and has a ten year guarantee.
£615, Harrod Horticultural
This Roman fruit cage has a self closing door, incase you forget and is perfect for protecting soft fruit and small trees. The fruit cage also comes with a ten year guarantee.
Gothic Fruit Cage made from galvanised steel, this fruit cage would be a feature in any garden, offering a nice alternative to the flat roof fruit cages. It comes with galvanised hooks for secure fixing and has heavy duty mesh.
Prices correct at time of publication.
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