Pear Trees

Pear Trees are long lived and home grown pears have a fantastic taste. Pear trees will fruit in September, with some cultivars fruiting into December in some areas. The Pear tree (Pyrus comminus) prefers full sun and will fruit after 3 - 4 years.

How to choose a Pear Tree.

Pear trees are very long lived with some trees bearing fruit at 150 years and more. When choosing a Cherry Tree you should consider a few factors. What you want the fruit for, what size tree you can fit into the space, when you want the fruit to ripen

Type of Pear Tree.

Pear Tree Cultivars (Prunus Avium) suitable for the UK include: Beth, Beurre Hardy, Comoce - easting, Concord,Conferance, Bonne of Jersey, Williams Bon Cheretian, Doyenne Du Comice, Packhams Triumph

Size of Pear Tree

This will depend on the rootstock. Pear Tree Rootstocks include Quince A and Quince C. Both will keep pear trees to a reasonable size.



Pear Trees are available for sale from the following nurseries

WALCOT ORGANIC NURSERY - Tel: & Fax: 01905 841587
Lower Walcot Farm, Walcot Lane, Drakes Broughton, Pershore, Worcs, WR10 2AL

ASHRIDGE TREES Limited - Tel.: +44 (0) 1963 359444 Fax: +44 (0) 1963 359445
Grove Cross Barn, Castle Cary, Somerset BA7 7NJ

Blackmoor, Nr Liss, Hampshire, GU33 6BS No. 201364

CHEW VALLEY TREES Tel: 01275 333 752
Winford Road Chew Magna Bristol BS40 8HJ

Pomona House, 12 Third Avenue, Walton-on-Naze.


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