Pears

We have listed the pear varieties which we specialise in below, please enquire about other varieties and we will see whether we can source the products for you.
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See all the varieties which we have access to listed below. Please note that products are available during specific seasons as well as the current market demands. Pricing for our products work on an offer basis, in other words make us and offer and we will negotiate with our suppliers on your behalf.
Pear Packaging and Counts
Available Counts
Carton Weight
38, 45, 52, 60, 70, 80, 90, 96, 100, 112
12.5kg
Pear Varieties and availability
Variety
Availablitiy
Forelle
March - July
Packhams Triumph
March - August
Rose Marie
January - February
Williams Bon Cretien
January - March
Forelle
Origin:
Tree
Germany, chance seedling
Chilling Requirement : low
Vigour: strong
Growth Habit : upright
Full bloom date : early to late September
Pollinators : Kieffer
Bearing Habit : spurs
Production : medium
Fruit
 
Harvest Date : late February to early March
Mass : 150 g
Shape: oblong-pyriform
Skin Colour : green-yellow with spots and red blush
Lenticells: conspicuous
Flesh Colour : cream-white
Taste : sweet
Texture : slightly coarse
Storage ability: very good
 
General
Inclined to be small
Packhams Triumph
Origin:
Tree
Australia, (Bon Chretien x St Germain)
Chilling Requirement : medium-low
Vigour: medium to strong
Growth Habit : upright
Full bloom date : middle to late September
Pollinators : Winter Nelis, Rosemarie, December
Bearing Habit : spurs and shoots
Production : high
Fruit
 
Harvest Date : middle February
Mass : 190 g
Shape: ovate-pyriform
Skin Colour : green-yellow
Lenticells: conspicuous
Flesh Colour : creamy-white
Taste : good, slightly sweet
Texture : smooth
Storage ability : very good
 
General
Inclined to be slow to come into bearing. Knobbly appearance
Rose Marie
Origin:
Tree
RSA, bred by ARC-INFRUITEC (Bon Rouge x Forelle)
Chilling Requirement : medium-low
Vigour: medium
Growth Habit : upright
Full bloom date : late September
Pollinators : December, Packham's Triumph
Bearing Habit : standard
Production : high
Fruit
 
Harvest Date : early January
Mass : 145 g
Shape: oblong-ovate-pyriform
Skin Colour : yellow with bright red blush
Lenticells: conspicuous
Flesh Colour : white
Taste : good
Texture : soft
Storage ability : medium
 
General
Inclined to be slow to come into bearing. Knobbly appearance
Williams Bon Cretien
Origin:
Tree
UK, chance seedling
Chilling Requirement : high
Vigour: strong
Growth Habit : semi-upright
Full bloom date : early to middle October
Pollinators : Josephine de Malines, Beurre Hardy, Beurre Bosc, Doyenne du Cornice
Bearing Habit : spurs and shoots
Production : medium to high
Fruit
 
Harvest Date : early to late January
Mass : 160 g
Shape: oblong-ovate-pyriform
Skin Colour : green-yellow
Lenticells: conspicuous
Flesh Colour : creamy-white
Taste : fragrant, sweet
Texture : fine melting
Storage ability : average
 
General
Good for canning, dessert and drying.

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