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Pollination of Doyenne du Comice pear trees

Doyenne du Comice (Pyrus communis)  is in flowering group 4. Doyenne du Comice is not self-fertile and needs a pollination partner of a different variety nearby.Choose another variety

Varieties that will pollinate Doyenne du Comice in our catalogue

  • Beth

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    An easy and reliable early-season pear, with a very good melting flavour.
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Not self-fertile
    • Picking: Early
    • Beurre Superfin

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      A traditional French 19th century pear, widely considered one of the best for flavour.
      • Flowering group: 4
      • Partially self-fertile
      • Picking: Late
      • Blakeney Redin stock

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        A popular perry pear, and one of the most reliable croppers. Produces a medium-tannin juice.
        • Flowering group: 3
        • Not self-fertile
        • Picking: Late
        • Available rootstocks:
        • Pyrus c. Kirchensaller
      • Brandyin stock

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        A mid-season English perry pear which produces a low-tannin juice.
        • Flowering group: 3
        • Not self-fertile
        • Picking: Late
        • Available rootstocks:
        • Pyrus c. Kirchensaller
      • Celebration NUVAR

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        • Flowering group: 3
        • Not self-fertile
        • Picking: Late
        • Christie

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          • Flowering group: 3
          • Not self-fertile
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          • Clapps Favourite

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            An attractive red-flushed early-season pear from the USA.
            • Flowering group: 4
            • Not self-fertile
            • Picking: Early
            • Conferencein stock

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              Conference is a popular and reliable English pear, well-suited to the UK climate.
              • Flowering group: 3
              • Good pollinator
              • Self-fertile
              • Picking: Mid
              • Available rootstocks:
              • Quince C
              • Quince Eline
              • Pyrodwarf
            • Conference Moors Giantin stock

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              Moors Giant is a natural sport of the popular Conference pear - all the same qualities, but with much larger fruit size.
              • Flowering group: 3
              • Good pollinator
              • Self-fertile
              • Picking: Mid
              • Available rootstocks:
              • Quince A
            • Fondante d'Automnein stock

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              An old fashioned French pear with a notably sweet flavour.
              • Flowering group: 4
              • Not self-fertile
              • Picking: Late
              • Available rootstocks:
              • Pyrodwarf
            • Ginin stock

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              A rare English perry pear variety with good disease resistance and medium acid and tannins.
              • Flowering group: 3
              • Not self-fertile
              • Picking: Very late
              • Available rootstocks:
              • Pyrus c. Kirchensaller
            • Gorhamin stock

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              A reliable early 20th century American pear, with a sweet creamy flesh.
              • Flowering group: 4
              • Self-fertile
              • Picking: Mid
              • Available rootstocks:
              • Pyrodwarf
            • Hendre Huffcapin stock

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              A well-known English perry pear variety, and a reliable cropper. Makes a light, low-tannin perry.
              • Flowering group: 3
              • Not self-fertile
              • Picking: Late
              • Available rootstocks:
              • Pyrus c. Kirchensaller
            • Humbug

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              Humbug is an unusual pear variety, the fruits have distinctive green and yellow stripes.
              • Flowering group: 3
              • Not self-fertile
              • Picking: Late
              • Josephine de Malinesin stock

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                A classic 19th century winter pear with a high quality flavour.
                • Flowering group: 4
                • Not self-fertile
                • Picking: Very late
                • Available rootstocks:
                • Pyrodwarf
              • Moonglow

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                A high quality early season dessert and culinary pear, very resistant to fireblight.
                • Flowering group: 3
                • Good pollinator
                • Not self-fertile
                • Picking: Early
                • Obelisk

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                  A useful dwarf pear tree for small gardens, it grows with a tidy upright habit and is self-fertile.
                  • Flowering group: 3
                  • Self-fertile
                  • Picking: Late
                  • Packham's Triumphin stock

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                    Perhaps the best known Australian pear, producing large quantities of small but sweet-flavoured pears.
                    • Flowering group: 3
                    • Not self-fertile
                    • Picking: Late
                    • Available rootstocks:
                    • Pyrodwarf
                  • Santa Claus

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                    As the name suggests, Santa Claus is a late ripening dessert pear which keeps until Christmas.
                    • Flowering group: 4
                    • Not self-fertile
                    • Picking: Very late
                    • Sensationin stock

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                      A red-coloured sport of the popular Williams pear, with a similar good flavour.
                      • Flowering group: 3
                      • Not self-fertile
                      • Picking: Early
                      • Available rootstocks:
                      • Quince Eline interstem
                      • Quince A interstem
                    • Shinseikiin stock

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                      This popular Asian pear variety is well suited to the UK climate, and produces crisp sweet-flavoured pears.
                      • Flowering group: 3
                      • Partially self-fertile
                      • Picking: Early
                      • Available rootstocks:
                      • Pyrodwarf
                    • Thornin stock

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                      An ancient pear variety from Gloucestershire, now used mainly for perry production.
                      • Flowering group: 3
                      • Not self-fertile
                      • Picking:
                      • Available rootstocks:
                      • Pyrus c. Kirchensaller
                    • Williamsin stock

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                      Williams is a classic English pear, also known as Bartlett, with good flavour and quite easy to grow.
                      • Flowering group: 3
                      • Partially self-fertile
                      • Picking: Early
                      • Available rootstocks:
                      • Quince A interstem
                      • Pyrodwarf
                    • Winnals Longdonin stock

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                      A traditional Herefordshire perry pear variety, produces a low tannin perry.
                      • Flowering group: 3
                      • Not self-fertile
                      • Picking: Late
                      • Available rootstocks:
                      • Pyrus c. Kirchensaller
                    • Winter Nelis

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                      A late-season dessert pear from Belgium, with an excellent sweet flavour.
                      • Flowering group: 4
                      • Not self-fertile
                      • Picking: Late