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Pear trees
Fondante d'Automne

An old fashioned French pear with a notably sweet flavour.
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Growing


Pear trees
Fondante d'Automne
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group4
Pollinating othersAverage
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Warm climates
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Using


Pear trees
Fondante d'Automne
Picking seasonLate
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Flavour style (apples)Sweeter
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Problems


Pear trees
Fondante d'Automne
ScabSome resistance
CankerSome resistance
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Identification


Pear trees
Fondante d'Automne
Country of originFrance
Period of origin1800 - 1849
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