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Celebration NUVAR® pear trees

Pyrus communis
Celebration NUVAR
Celebration NUVAR is listed in the RHS Plants for Pollinators
  • Picking season: Late
  • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
  • Flowering group: 3
Nuvar Celeberation is a large modern dessert pear.

Celebration NUVAR pear trees for sale

Sorry we have not produced any trees of this variety this season.

Delivery charges

Delivery for a single tree starts at £9.95. It is calculated when you add trees to your basket, based on your postcode.

Nuvar® Celebration is a modern English dessert pear, closely related to Conference. The pears have a similarly good flavour but tend to be slightly larger.



How to grow

Nuvar® Celebration trees are quite vigorous and generally healthy and easy to grow.

Advice on fruit tree pollination.


Nuvar Celebration is a cross between Conference and Packham's Triumph, developed at the East Malling Research Station in the 1970s. It can be considered an improved Conference in most respects.

Celebration NUVAR characteristics


  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group3
  • Pollinating othersAverage
  • Climate suitabilityTemperate climates


  • Picking seasonLate
  • CroppingGood
  • Keeping (of fruit)1-2 months
  • Food usesEating fresh


  • Disease resistanceGood


  • Country of originUnited Kingdom
  • Period of origin1950 - 1999
  • Blossom colourWhite
  • Fruit colourGreen / YellowRusset