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Pears

THIS PAGE HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH VARIETIES GROWING FOR WINTER ’22-’23

THERE MAYBE SOME CHANGES AS THE GROWING SEASON CONTINUES.

Variety Description Rootstock
Barnett Perry pear Kirchensaller
Bergamy   Kirchensaller
Betty Prosser Perry pear Kirchensaller
Beurre Hardy Light green pear covered with bronze russet. Tender, juicy with a rose water flavour. Good reliable cropper. 1820. Quince A
Boy Pear A very old perry pear  Kirchensaller
Brandy Perry pear Pyrus Communis
Butt Perry pear Kirchensaller
Cannock A general purpose pear, possibly first grown in the Forest of Dean Kirchensaller
Claret   Kirchensaller
Concorde Large yellow fruit with a pale yellow flesh, that is sweet and juicy. Very heavy cropper and a compact grower, ideal for pollinating Doyenne du Comice. Self-fertile. Quince A

Kirchensaller

Conference Reliable cropper, excellent flavour, self-fertile, Hertfordshire 19th Century. Quince A Kirchensaller
Doyenne du Comice Medium/large yellow fruit often with a red flush, rich juicy flavour, grow with Concorde for reliable pollination, 19th century. Quince A, Pyrus Communis
Gorham Dessert pear Pyrus Communis
Green Olive Perry pear Kirchensaller
Greggs Pit Perry pear Kirchensaller
Hartpury Green Perry pear Pyrus Communis
Harvest Pear Perry pear Pyrus Communis
Hendre Huffcap Perry pear Pyrus Communis
Honey Dew Perry pear Pyrus Communis
Merrylegs Perry pear Kirchensaller
Newbridge Perry pear Kirchensaller
Snake Pole Perry pear Kirchensaller
Strawberry Pear   Pyrus Communis
Stoneyway Perry pear Kirchensaller
Taynton Codlin Perry pear Kirchensaller
Teegar Perry pear Pyrus Communis
Thurston Red Also known as Dymock Red Kirchensaller
Tumper Perry pear Kirchensaller
Turners Barn Perry pear Pyrus Communis
Williams Known world wide as “Bartlett” this variety provides regular crops of sweet and juicy fruit, Berkshire 18th Century. Quince A Kirchensaller
Yellow Huffcap Perry pear Pyrus Communis

Quince A = Semi Vigorous

Pyrus Communis + Kirchensaller = Very Vigorous

Prices:

Halfstandard  on Quince A    = £24.00

Maidens on Pyrus Communis and Kirchensaller, and Quince A =  £18.00

Bush on Quince A = £24.00

Straightlead  on Pyrus Communis and Kirchensaller = £24.00