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Durondeau pear


An attractive late-season blushed pear, often with red-colored leaves in the fall.


Durondeau identification photos

UK National Fruit Collection
UK National Fruit Collection
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  • Durondeau pear
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Tree register

We don't have any registered trees for this variety yet.

Origins

  • Species: Pyrus communis
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2035
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 2000-142

Growing

  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Partially self-fertile

Climate

  • Blossom frost-resistance: Good resistance

Diseases

  • Scab  - Some resistance


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.



References

  • Fruit Expert
    Author: Hessayon
  • The Book of Pears (2015)
    Author: Morgan
    218
  • The Fruit Manual
    Author: Hogg


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