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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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Origins

  • Species: Pyrus communis
  • Originates from: Belgium
  • Introduced: early 1800s
  • Developed by: Van Mons
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 4108
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 2001-049

Using

  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Flavour style: Sweeter

Growing

  • Flowering group: 3
  • Period of origin: 1800 - 1849

Also known as

  • Summer Doyenne


Where to buy fresh fruit

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References

  • The Fruit Manual
    Author: Hogg


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