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Fondante d'Automne pear


A late-season fondant pear, named for its sugary sweet aromatic flesh.


Fondante d'Automne identification photos

  • Fondante d'Automne pear
    Copyright: Orange Pippin

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United Kingdom

Origins

  • Species: Pyrus communis
  • Originates from: France
  • Introduced: 1825
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2583
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1973-330

Growing

  • Flowering period: Mid-Late season
  • Flowering group: 4
  • Fertility: Self-sterile

Diseases

  • Canker  - Some 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.



References

  • The Book of Pears (2015)
    Author: Morgan
    222
  • The Fruit Manual
    Author: Hogg


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