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Packham's Triumph pear


A commercially important Australian pear variety. Good flavor and reliable cropping.


Packham's Triumph identification photos

UK National Fruit Collection
UK National Fruit Collection
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Origins

  • Species: Pyrus communis
  • Parentage: Uvedale St. Germain x Bartlett
  • Originates from: Molong, New South Wales, Australia
  • Introduced: 1890s
  • Developed by: Sam Packham
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2589
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 1973-311

Identification

  • Fruit size: Small

Growing

  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Vigour: Slightly small
  • Period of origin: 1850 - 1899

Parents and other ancestors of this variety


Diseases

  • Canker  - Some susceptibility
  • Fireblight  - Some susceptibility


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
    242


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