Semi-dwarf on OHxF333 rootstock. with at least 3 different varieties.
Possible Varieties:Blake's Pride, Harrow Delight, Keiffer, and Warren
Chill hours: 350 - 800
Harvest: July 15 - October 10
Looks: Yellow to creamy-gold or pale green with rose blush skin.
Personality: All have rich taste and aroma.
Facts of note: All are fire blight resistant and thrive in a wide range of climates.
Pollination: The varieties on the tree pollinate each other and other trees.
Enjoy three different fruits or varieties on one tree! Multi-grafted trees have three different varieties grafted onto one rootstock so you can enjoy more variety and extended harvests in one third the space. European pears are late blooming, tolerant of heavy wet soils, and a good choice for many areas. Susceptible to codling moth and some to fire blight. Plant at least two varieties for best results. Harvest 3rd year. On OHxF333 semi-dwarf rootstock. Trees left unpruned reach 2/3 of standard (about 12-18'). By pruning, keep any tree to any size.
Please Note: Although most of our bare-root trees arrive to our warehouse in mid-December, there are a few varieties -- Mulberry, Pecan, Persimmon, Quince, and Walnut -- that will not arrive until mid-January. If you order any of those varieties along with varieties that arrive in mid-December, your order will be delayed for shipment until mid-January unless you ask us to split your shipments and agree to pay any additional shipping charges resulting from two separate shipments.
Check out our Fruit Tree Harvest Chart to plan for successive harvests.