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Perry pear trees
Gin

A rare English perry pear variety with good disease resistance and medium acid and tannins.
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Growing


Perry pear trees
Gin
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Fruit bearingSpur-bearer
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Perry pear trees
Gin
Picking monthOctober
Picking seasonVery late
Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
CroppingGood
Food usesHard cider
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Problems


Perry pear trees
Gin
Disease resistanceAverage
ScabSome resistance
CankerSome resistance
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Identification


Perry pear trees
Gin
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1800 - 1849
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