- Go Shopping
- Browse our plants A-Z
- Shop by category
- Shop by plant type
- NEW - Light weight garden pots & planters
- Non-Herbaceous Sale
- Late Summer Flowering
- All offers and promotions
- Save £3.50 when buying one Eucryphia Gilt Edge inc C&P
- Save £3.50 when buying one Clethra alnifolia inc C&P
- Save £3.00 when buying one Maackia amurensis inc C&P
- Save £3.50 when buying one CHITALPA tashkentensis 'Pink Dawn', inc C&P
- Save £4.50 when buying one Crinodendron patagua inc C&P
- Save £2.50 when buying one Hoheria Stardust inc C&P
- Herbaceous summer special - savings up to £8.50 on 1 and Any 3 plants
- Flowering & Top Sellers July 2016
- Flowering by Month
- New plants in 2016
- Burncoose Website Gift Vouchers
- National Garden Tokens
- Rare Plant List
- Customer Services and Information
- News and Events
- Help and Advice
- Catalogue Request
- Professional Gardeners
- About Us
- Log In / Register
History: Home >
PEARS 'Doyenne du Comice'
- Courier Only - Due to the size of this plant it will be despatched by Courier. The rest of your order will also be sent by courier at the same time.
- Good to know - RHS pollination group 4. Crops better with pollinator.
- Pests & Diseases - aphids, caterpillars, brown rot ,powdery mildew, scab, fireblight, honey fungus.
- Place of Origin - garden variety. A French variety from the 1800s. Cultivated in UK from about 1860.
- Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
- Full Sun - needs a sunny situation to crop well.
- Fertile moist well-drained soil
Large yellow-brown dessert fruit in late season, partly self pollinating
Pack of 5 Tree Guards - protection from vermin and strimming.
(Pack of 5 guards) £5.00
Rootgrow - Large - 360g
(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £12.00
Rootgrow - Medium - 150g
(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £6.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg
(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg
(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00
Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg
(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00
Other Suggested Plants
Canadian maple, Red maple, Scarlet maple
Available from £17.50
APPLE 'Cox's Orange Pippin'
Available from £37.50
APPLE 'Worcester Pearmain'
Available from £37.50
Handkerchief tree, Dove tree, Ghost tree
Available from £18.00