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Perry pear trees
Green Horse

A traditional Gloucestershire perry pear, which produces a low tannin perry.
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Growing


Perry pear trees
Green Horse
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group5
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
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Using


Perry pear trees
Green Horse
Picking monthOctober
Picking seasonLate
Keeping (of fruit)2-3 weeks
CroppingGood
Food usesHard cider
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Problems


Perry pear trees
Green Horse
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Identification


Perry pear trees
Green Horse
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Fruit colourGreen - light
Fruit sizeLarge
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