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Beurré Superfin pear

A highly-regarded traditional late-season French pear. Fruits keep until December, and the tree is productive in both cool and warm climates.

Beurré Superfin identification photos

UK National Fruit Collection
UK National Fruit Collection
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Visitor reviews

Tree register

United States

  • Anton in Pittsboro, NORTH CAROLINA

Harvest records for this variety

2016 season

  • 2nd week August  2016  - tree owned by Anton in Pittsboro, United States


  • Species: Pyrus communis
  • Originates from: Angers, France
  • Introduced: 1844
  • Developed by: M. Goubalt
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 4022
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1977-182


  • Fruit size: Medium
  • Fruit size: Large


  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Flavour style: Sweeter


  • Flowering group: 4
  • Period of origin: 1800 - 1849

Offspring of this variety

Where to buy fresh fruit

No orchards have registered as growing this variety. If you grow this and want to register please go to our Orchard Registration form.


  • The Book of Pears (2015)
    Author: Morgan
  • The Fruit Manual
    Author: Hogg

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