Buttery texture when properly ripened in cold storage. White, fine flavored flesh has a hint of lemony flavor. Needs cross pollinator like Barlett or Comice. Spray to prevent fire-blight. Cold hardy zone 5. Harvest in September. Requires cold storage treatment after harvest.
Pyrus communis 'Beurre d'Anjou'
Form:Fruit Tree, Fruit, Pear, Semi-Dwarf Pear Tree
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:12 - 15 feet
Spread:10 - 12 feet
Planting Instructions:Locate the planting depth indicator, the marked line above the tree's root system. The graft should be about 2 inches above the soil surface.
Shipped:SEMI-DWARF 2-4 FT
Pruning:Remove broken, dead, and diseased branches at any time during the growing season to maintain the health of the tree.