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Pear trees
Beth

An easy and reliable early-season pear, with a very good melting flavour.
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Growing


Pear trees
Beth
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
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Using


Pear trees
Beth
Picking seasonEarly
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
CroppingHeavy
Food usesEating fresh
Flavour style (apples)Sweeter
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Problems


Pear trees
Beth
ScabSome resistance
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Identification


Pear trees
Beth
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Fruit colourGreen - light
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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