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    Marie Louise D’Uccle pear

    Marie Louise D'Uccle pear is a fine fleshed pear, buttery, melting, very juicy and richly flavoured, a very heavy cropper, medium sized fruits, green skinned with small amount of a pale cinnamon russetting
    $29.00 inc. GST

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    Red Sensation pear

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    Red Sensation pear is like a striking red coloured form of the classic Williams pear, great fresh eating and hardy plant Ripens: April Pollinates with: Williams, Nijiseiki Nashi, Winter Nelis, Winter Cole, Beurre Bosc  
  • Ducchess D’Angloueme pear

    Another very old French heirloom pear, the Ducchess D'Angloueme pear has small to medium sized green yellow fruits with faint russeting, soft and melting, juicy, rich and sugary, an excellent, heavy cropping, early to mid harvesting pear Ripens: March Pollinates with: Beurre Hardy, Lemon Bergamot, Josephine, Clapp's, Packham's Triumph, Douyenne Boussuch, Flemish Beauty
    $29.00 inc. GST

  • Dwarf L’Inconnue pear

    Dwarf pear grafted to dwarfing rootstock, very old French heirloom, L'Inconnue pear has medium to large yellow fruits with heavy brown russeting, firm, juicy, rich and sugary, one of our favourites, an excellent, heavy cropping, mid - late harvesting winter pear, I dont know of any other nursery having ever grown this pear Ripens: April/May Pollinates with:  Williams
    $36.00 inc. GST

  • L’Inconnue pear

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    Very old French heirloom, L'Inconnue pear has medium to large yellow fruits with heavy brown russeting, firm, juicy, rich and sugary, one of our favourites, an excellent, heavy cropping, mid - late harvesting winter pear, I dont know of any other nursery having ever grown this pear Ripens: April/May Pollinates with:  Williams
  • Douyenne Du Comice pear

    Douyenne Du Comice pear

    The Douyenne Du Comice pear has lemon yellow skin with greenish tinge covered with speckles and patches of brown russet, flesh yellow white, very tender, buttery, melting, with an almost cinnamon flavour coming through. Douyenne Du Comice pear has been judged by many to be one of the best for taste and texture, tree tends to be very healthy, appreciates a warm protected position, a good bearer, and has beautiful shape and form Ripens: April Pollinates with: Williams, Beurre Bosc, Winter Nelis, Winter Cole
    $29.00 inc. GST

  • Beurre Bosc pear

    Beurre Bosc pear has completely brown russeted skin, thin long neck widening to bell shaped pear, flavour rich and aromatic, flesh white melting and buttery, ripening about mid season, good keeper, very good as a baking pear or cooked as a dessert, pretty much foolproof to grow Ripens: March Pollinates with:  Williams, Nijiseiki Nashi, Winter Cole, Winter Nelis, Douyenne Du Comice, Nijiseiki Nashi
    $29.00 inc. GST

  • Winter Cole pear

    The Winter Cole pear extends the season significantly, smaller rounded fruits, russeted brown netting, juicy and rich, Australian pear selected in southern Victoria by the same nurserymen who found the King Cole apple and Cole's Golden Gage plum Ripens: April/May Pollinates with: Williams, Winter Nelis, Beurre Bosc
    $29.00 inc. GST

  • josephine pear

    Josephine pear

    The Josephine pear is an early winter pear with excellent fruit quality, rounded fruits, smooth skin, greenish yellow, with a faint blush. Yellowish white flesh is firm but tender, outstanding aroma, juicy, sweet, and rich in flavour. An old French Pear Ripens: April/May Pollinates with:  Lemon Bergamot, Packham's Triumph, Beurre Hardy
    $29.00 inc. GST

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