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PEARS 'Conference'



Commonly known as: Dessert pear, Pyrus communis subsp. communis.


Large rusty greenish-yellow dessert pear, self pollinating

£42.50 each
Pot size: 7.5 or 10 Litre
Delivery Information
Normally 5 - 10 days

Courier Only due to the size of this plant.

Mature Size

3-4m (10-14ft) tree Average Person
  2m (6ft)
 

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  • 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 - self fertile but crops more prolifically with a pollinator. RHS pollination group 3. Harvest September.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, caterpillars, brown rot, powdery mildew, scab, fireblight, honey fungus.
  • Place of Origin - garden variety. named after the Pear Congress or Conference of 1885.
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Height - 3-4m (10-14ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6ft)
  • Deciduous
  • Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit - pale yellow flesh with slight pink tinge. Very juicy and sweet.
  • Tree
  • Zero Rated Item - No VAT on this plant
  • Full Sun
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Narrowly columnar
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