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Pear trees
Kieffer

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Pear trees
Kieffer
Picking monthOctober
Picking seasonLate
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
Flavour qualityGood
WildlifeRHS perfect for pollinators
Food usesEating fresh
Culinary
Dual purpose
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Growing


Pear trees
Kieffer
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
VigourSlightly small
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
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Problems


Pear trees
Kieffer
Disease resistanceAverage
FireblightVery resistant
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Climate


Pear trees
Kieffer
Summer average maximum temperaturesWarm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Pear trees
Kieffer
Country of originUnited States
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Fruit sizeLarge
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