Almond has very good taste and size here in GB. Available in both open and with shell it has so many verities, some has hard shell and some has loose cover shell. Produces in mostly there districts of GB, Ghizer,Gilgit & Hunza-Nagar.
Dried and canned apricots are available year-round, fresh apricots with a plentiful supply of vitamin C and are in season in Gilgit-Baltistan from May through August. Appricot is the special fruit of Karakorum Valleys like Hunza-Nagar regions famous for producing wide range of orange apricots locally called (Habee).
Walnut is the famous dry fruit of Gilgit-Baltistan, mostly grown in the upper valleys of Hamalya and Karakarum Valleys. Available in all districts of Gilgit-Baltistan and very famous in Chilass and Yaseen according to its taste and size, walnut is available in both with and shell and karnel. We have traditionally Organic Walnuts Orchards in the upper valleys, which are certified by Fair-Trade (FLO)
Dried cherries became a very famous in the region it has been newly started and market demand is increasing rapidly. Mostly black French cherries are being dried, and the nut is extracted during the drying treatment, it has a good taste and jucy.