Flanders Giant medlar trees

  • Pick: Late-season
  • Self-fertile
  • Uses: Cookery 

Flanders Giant is a Belgian medlar variety. Fruit size is slightly larger than the traditional English medlars - and can be quite a bit larger in warmer climates.

Flanders Giant is productive and easy to grow.

Flanders Giant medlar trees for sale

Order now for delivery in September (pot-grown) or December (bare-root).

Mature size* Supplied as Price Quantity

Pot-grown fruit trees

Large  (3m - 3.5m after 5-10 years) 2-year bush-trained - 12l pot - Quince A rootstock £34.95

Bare-root fruit trees

Large  (3m - 3.5m after 5-10 years) 1-year - bare-root - Quince A rootstock £18.95

Delivery period: Pot-grown trees can be delivered from September onwards. Bare-root trees can be delivered from mid-November onwards. Within those periods you can specify your preferred month of delivery during the checkout process. It is best to order as soon as you can to ensure items are reserved for you.

*Mature size: Height shown is the approximate height of the tree when mature (after 5-10 years), not the height when supplied. See photos of trees as supplied. Actual mature heights may vary considerably dependent on your local conditions and training and pruning regime.

Stock availability: Items showing as 'sold out' will probably be available again next season. Click here to be notified when we get more trees of this variety.

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Summary features of Flanders Giant

Growing

  • Gardening skill: Average?
  • Cropping: Good
  • Fertility: Self-fertile?
  • Pollinating others: Average?
  • Ploidy: Diploid?
  • Bearing regularity: Regular?
  • Fruit persistence: Normal ripening?

Uses

Identification

  • Country of origin: Belgium

Climate

  • Warm climates?
  • Temperate climates
  • Tolerates cold winters
  • Planting position: Full sun preferred

Pollination guide for Flanders Giant

Flanders Giant is self-fertile and does not need a pollination partner, although fruiting may be improved if there is a compatible tree of a different variety nearby.

Important: advice about pollination

Botanical name

Mespilus germanica 'Flanders Giant'


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