Pear - Red Williams

Fruit Trees
Red Williams Pear

Pyrus communis
Red Williams is a red sport of Williams Bon Chretien.

Pollination:  Red Williams is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop. Show suitable pollination partners



Red Williams Pear Trees for sale - order online

We supply trees and plants only during the winter planting season from late November to mid March. Orders placed now will not be be delivered until the winter planting season. You will not be required to pay until October but by ordering now you can ensure that the items are reserved for you and supplied as early as possible when we resume delveries in late November.
We currently produce this variety to order only through our bud-grafting service. You cannot order on line. If you wish to order please contact us using the messaging facility on the contact us page. Let us have your name, postal address, telephone and email address as well as which variety you would like us to produce, how many and on what rootstock. Bud-grafting is carried out in late July and early August. The trees would be supplied approximately 18 months later. We normally need to have received orders by the beginning of July. Please click here for full details of our bud-grafting service.




History and description of Red Williams

Red Williams is very similar to Williams Bon Chretien other than the prominent red flush and stripes. Produces a weaker growing tree than Williams Bon Chretien.

Sensation is an also a Red Williams and can be considered as a substitute if Red Williams is sold out.




Main characteristics of Red Williams

Use Dual Cul & Des
Fruit size  Medium
Picking time  Sep
Season of use  Sep

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Spreading
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Good
Suitable for Late Frost

Pollination date  20
Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Parentage  Williams Bon Chretien
Progeny  Canal Red