A traditional English winter dessert pear. The flesh has a rich sweet flavor.
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UK National Fruit Collection
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Copyright: Orange Pippin
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- Species: Pyrus communis
- Originates from: Downton Castle, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
- Introduced: early 1800s
- Developed by: Thomas Andrew Knight
- Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 4036
- UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1951-125
- Fruit size: Medium
- Fruit size: Large
- Flowering group: 3
- Period of origin: 1800 - 1849
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