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Doyenne d'Ete pear

One of the earliest-ripening summer pears, developed by famous 19th century Belgian pear breeder Van Mons.

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  • Species: Pyrus communis
  • Introduced: early 1800s
  • Developed by: Van Mons
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 4108


  • Flavor style (apples): Sweeter
  • Food uses: Eating fresh


  • Flowering group: 3


  • Country of origin: Belgium
  • Period of origin: 1800 - 1849

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  • The Fruit Manual
    Author: Hogg

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