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Pear trees
Louise Bonne of Jersey

An attractive red-flushed French pear variety with sweet melting flesh.
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Growing


Pear trees
Louise Bonne of Jersey
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
Fruit bearingPartial tip-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
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Using


Pear trees
Louise Bonne of Jersey
Picking seasonMid
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
CroppingHeavy
Food usesEating fresh
Flavour style (apples)Sweeter
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Problems


Pear trees
Louise Bonne of Jersey
ScabSome resistance
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Identification


Pear trees
Louise Bonne of Jersey
Country of originFrance
Period of origin1750 - 1799
Fruit colourOrange flush
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
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