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A pear that is at the peak of its ripeness is really hard to beat – especially if you have been able to pluck it from the tree in your own garden. There are so many varieties of this wonderful genus, that there is surely a variety to suit all tastes. From the firm and crunchy to the soft and juicy they are superb for eating fresh and there are so many yummy ways in which to incorporate them into other dishes. 

With their modest moisture requirements, pears also suit coastal conditions and thrive in heavy, sandy loams with good drainage in a sunny position. They are ideal for cool-temperate climates. They must be cross-pollinated to produce fruit. Prune to remove damaged branches and to improve the shape of the tree in late winter or early spring. Plentiful sunlight is a key factor for maximum fruit production. Choose an area of the garden in full or nearly full sun. Morning sunshine is particularly important for early drying of dew, thereby reducing the incidence of disease.  

 




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Picture of Pear Starkrimson QN
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A beautiful looking pear with crimson skin. The flesh is finely textured and smooth with a light taste. Sweet and juicy as well. Excellent for fresh eating. Ripens mid January. Pollinators are Bon Chretien or Winter Nelis. Plant in a sunny sheltered position. Deciduous.

Grafted on to Quince rootstock for size control.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 3.5m x 3m

Pear Starkrimson on Quince

Current Stock Height: 160/150 cm  ? 

Container: pb18  ? 

$39.99

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Picture of Pear Taylors Gold BA29
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Relatively new on the scene, this NZ pear has become very popular. It ripens late in the season, around April and has been described as having a sensational flavour - tender and juicy with a delicate sweet taste. Pollinate with Beurre Bosc, Williams bon Chretien or Winter Nelis. Deciduous.

Pears are vigorous growers and are more tolerant of adverse conditions than some other fruit trees. However they are happiest in the sun with shelter from harsh wind. They are indifferent to soil type but prefer it not to be too soggy in winter. 'Taylor's Gold' was discovered in Nelson in 1986 and has quickly gained popularity internationally.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 3.5m x 3m

Pear Taylors Gold BA29

Current Stock Height: 170/190 cm  ? 

Container: pb18  ? 

$39.99


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Picture of Pear Tple B.Bosc/D.Comice/Packhams
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Triple Graft Pear. Beurre Bosc - Russeted brown skin and firm flesh with a coarse texture but very juicy and sweet. Ripe April. Doyenne du Comice - Exceptional flavour, smooth flesh that is sweet and juicy. Ripens March. Packham's Triumph - Yellow-green skin, white firm flesh, stores well. Ripe March.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 3m

Pear Tple B.Bosc/D.Comice/Packhams PC

Current Stock Height: 100/120 cm  ? 

Container: pb28  ? 

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Picture of Pear Tple B.Bosc/W.Nelis/D.Comice
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Triple grafted Pear. Beurre Bosc - a superb eating brown pear with sweet large juicy fruit. Doyenne du Comice - classic gourmet pear, green skin with white flesh. Tastes like melting cinnamon. Winter Nelis - Green skin, rich buttery flavour. Good keeper. Deciduous.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 3m

Pear Tple B.Bosc/W.Nelis/D.Comice PC

Current Stock Height: 100/120 cm  ? 

Container: pb28  ? 

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Picture of Pear Tple Packhams/Comice/W Nellis
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Triple Graft Pear. Packhams Triumph - a super all purpose variety with large fruit mid season and a good keeper. Doyenne du Comice - classic gourmet pear, green skin with white flesh tastes like melting cinnamon. Winter Nelis - Green skin, rich buttery flavour. Good keeper. Deciduous.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 3m

Pear Tple Packhams/Comice/W Nelis PC

Current Stock Height: 160/180 cm  ? 

Container: pb18  ? 

New stock arriving beginning of July, 2020. Pre-order now. Estimated price $59.99 each. Payment when stock arrives.


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Picture of Pear Tple Shin/Nijisseiki/Hosui
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Triple Graft Nashi Pear. Shinseiki - Yellow skin, white juicy flesh with a sweet mild flavour. Nijisseiki - Large rounded fruit, sweet juicy flesh. Hosui - Medium round fruit with golden skin and highly flavoured juicy flesh. All 3 will ripen around March-April. Deciduous.
Suitable for warmer areas including Auckland/Northland

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 5m x 3m

Pear Triple Shin/Nijisseiki/Hosui PC

Current Stock Height: 160/180 cm  ? 

Container: pb18  ? 

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Picture of Pear William Bon Chretien Dwf
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A sweet and delicious pear which is popular for desserts and bottling. The pale green skin is soft yellow when fully ripe. Ready to eat from late January to February. Pollinate with Beurre Bosc or Winter Nelis. This pear has an Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society. Deciduous.

Grafted on to Quince rootstock for size control.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 3.5m x 3m

Pear William Bon Chretien dwf QuC

Current Stock Height: 150/170 cm  ? 

Container: pb28  ? 

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Pear William Bon Chretian Dwf QN

Current Stock Height: 160/180 cm  ? 

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Picture of Pear Winter Cole CM
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A nice fat round pear with russeted skin. The flesh is creamy white, juicy and with a good rich flavour. Ripens towards autumn and stores extremely well. Can be preserved or used for juice. Pollinate with Williams Bon Chretien. Happiest in a sunny sheltered spot, however quite hardy and easy to grow. Deciduous.
Suitable for warmer areas including Auckland/Northland

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 8m x 3m

Pear Winter Cole CM

Current Stock Height: 150/180 cm  ? 

Container: pb28  ? 

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Picture of Pear Winter Cole Dwf
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Round medium sized fruit with russeted skin and delicious, juicy, melt in your mouth, white flesh that is richly flavoured. Matures in late autumn and stores very well. Pollinate with William's Bon Chretien. This dwarf version is grafted on to Quince rootstock to keep compact. Deciduous.
Suitable for warmer areas including Auckland/Northland

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 2.5m x 2m

Pear Winter Cole Dwf QN

Current Stock Height: 160/180 cm  ? 

Container: pb28  ? 

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Pear Winter Cole Dwf QuA

Current Stock Height: 150/165 cm  ? 

Container: pb28  ? 

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Picture of Pear Winter Nelis Dwf
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This is a nice small pear with yellow-green skin that is lightly russeted. The flesh is quite firm with a fine texture and good flavour. Sweet and juicy. Good for fresh eating or preserving. Produces good reliable crops. Pollinate with Beurre Bosc or Williams Bon Chretien. Deciduous.

This form of 'Winter Nelis' is grafted on to Quince Rootstock which controls the size your tree will grow to.

 

Colour: White
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 3m x 2.5m

Pear Winter Nellis dwf QuC

Current Stock Height: 150/170 cm  ? 

Container: pb28  ? 

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