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Pyrus communis 'Harrow Delight'

Common Name(s):
Harrow Delight pear
Categories:
Edible Plants, Trees
Comment:

This is a high-quality hybrid pear tree (Old Home x ‘Early Sweet’) x ‘Bartlett’ with an early bearing character. It is very resistant to Blight and Pear Scab. 

Height:
30-40 ft.
Flower:
White flowers bloom in early spring.
Zones:
4-8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Full sun. Moist, well drained soil.
Texture:
Average
Form:
Oval shape
Edibility:
It produces medium-sized, Bartlett-shaped yellow fruit with red blush. The flesh is smooth with almost no grit cells. The flavor is excellent. Ripens about two weeks before Bartlett.
Width:
30-40 ft.
Leaf:
The simple green leaves feature fine teeth on the margin.
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 2996