Delicious golden-yellow with a blush of crimson, these wonderful pears are as juicy and delicious as they are gorgeous! The large, long fruits ripen in late September-October and have a crisp texture which makes them great for baking and canning. Attractive tree tolerates hot climates and grows vigorously. Great resistance to fire blight. Zones 4-9.
Pyrus communis 'Kieffer Improved'
Form:Fruit Tree, Fruit, Pear, Standard Pear Tree
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:15 - 20 feet
Spread:12 - 15 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.