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Beurre Superfin

A traditional French 19th century pear, widely considered one of the best for flavour.  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill?Average
CroppingLight
Fertility?Partially self-fertile
Flowering group?4
Pollinating others?Average
Ploidy?Diploid
Vigour?Average growth
Bearing regularity?Regular
Growth habitSpreading
Fruit bearing?Spur-bearer
Fruit persistence?Normal ripening

Using

Picking season?Late
Use / keeping?2-3 weeks
Flavour quality?Exceptional
Flavour styleSweeter

Looking after

Overall disease resistance?Average

Identification

Country of originFrance
Period of origin1800 - 1849