Sea buckthorn, this shrub to discover
Located in Pointe-Fortune in the Vaudreuil-Soulanges region near Montreal, our 1,500 sea buckthorn plantation allows us to harvest sea buckthorn fruits available throughout the year. This little fruit wins to be discovered as much for its unique taste as for its properties.
In total, we have seven sea buckthorn cultivars of Russian and Latvian origin.
The benefits of sea buckthorn
Still little known in Quebec, sea buckthorn is gaining popularity for its benefits. It is for this reason that the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries are interested in sea buckthorn. It is a very complete fruit containing a panoply of different vitamins and properties. The food industry also uses sea buckthorn because it has a unique flavour. Highly prized by chefs, sea buckthorn stands out with its citrus flavours. It is often used in a sauce to accompany meat or vinaigrette.
In addition to Omega 3, 6, 7 and 9, sea buckthorn contains vitamins A, B1 and B2, C, E and K are present in this fruit. As for vitamin C, it is 30 times more concentrated in sea buckthorn than in orange. What makes this fruit a real little vitamin bomb!
Our products made with sea buckthorn
Wedding and corporate gifts
Whether a gift for a friend, family, a wedding or corporate gifts, we will help you find the layout of products to offer the perfect gift. Contact us to discuss your needs.
Learn about sea buckthorn
For us, education is very important. For several years we have been offering educational tours:
- On the farm – Available in a visit of 20 to 30 minutes.
U-Pick – Sea buckthorn
From August 17 to September 1, 2019, on Saturdays and Sundays, come pick your sea buckthorn fruits.
Make your provisions for the year with friends or family.
No reservations required. Cost: $ 10 / kg harvested. Bring your containers.
Important: Sea buckthorn is a shrub with many thorns, you must supervise your children.