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

Sorry we have not been able to produce any trees of this variety this season.

We may still be able to propagate it to order for you. Please contact us for more details.

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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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