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Christie pear trees

Pyrus communis

Christie pear trees for sale

Pot-grown

All pot-grown trees are suitable for planting out in the garden, some are suitable for growing in containers.

  • PG12-year bush-trained 12L pot-grown tree Quince A rootstock £41.00
    Large tree (3m-4m after 10 years)

Bare-root

  • BR11-year bare-root tree Quince A rootstock £21.45
    Large tree (3m-4m after 10 years)

Christie characteristics

Using

  • CroppingGood
  • Keeping (of fruit)1 week
  • Flavour qualityGood
  • Food usesEating fresh

Growing

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
  • Flowering group3
  • Fruit bearingSpur-bearer

Problems

    Climate

    • Climate suitabilityMild damp climates
    • Cold-hardinessCold-hardy

    Identification

    • Country of originUnited Kingdom
    • Period of origin1850 - 1899
    • Fruit colourGreen / Red
    • Fruit sizeLarge