Pear

Pear 'Conference'

Pear - Pear  'Conference'

Common Name: Pear
Genus: Pear
Cultivar: 'Conference'

Category: Fruit & Vegetables
Features: Edible fruit

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 6.00 m (600 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 6.00 m (600 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: White
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: April

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

  • Rate of growth: average
  • Other features: edible yellowish green dessert pears
  • Pollination Group: B - flowering mid season

    This dessert pear tree is covered with pure white flowers in mid-spring followed by delicious long yellowish green fruits. Broadly columnar in shape it's ideal for an open sunny site.

  • Garden care: Pears naturally shed a small quantity of the developing fruits in mid summer. After this has occurred thin out the remaining pears leaving one pear per cluster. Add a high-nitrogen feed in spring.

  • Pollination Information: This pear belongs to pollination group B so you will need need to plant one other different variety of pear to guarantee cross pollination and a subsequent bumper crop. Ideally this should come from the same pollination group however it is possible to use one from group A or C as well.

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