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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.


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


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


  • Blossom frost-resistance: Good resistance


  • 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.


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

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