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Easter Beurre



An old Belgian pear with an unusual musk flavour.

Origin: Belgium,

Pollination: Easter Beurre is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop.  Pollination partners

Easter Beurre pear trees produced to order

We do not stock this variety, but we can produce trees for you through our custom grafting service. Trees can be grafted on any of the following rootstocks:

  • CG-1Easter Beurre tree custom-grafted on Quince A rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Easter Beurre tree custom-grafted on Pyrus rootstock (Very vigorous)£39.00 each

If you wish to go order please fill in our contact form in the first instance, stating your name, full address, and the rootstock(s) you wish the tree(s) to be grafted on. You will need to contact us before June.

Propagation is carried out in late July / early August, and the grafted trees would be available for supply in December the following year (approximately 14 months later).

History and description of Easter Beurre

An old Belgian variety.

Medium sized, pyriform fruit. Rather thick yellowish green skin with russet patches. Pale yellow, juicy, melting flesh. Sweet, unusual musk flavour.

Moderate cropper. Best grown in a warm sheltered location.

Characteristics of Easter Beurre pear trees

UseDessert
Colour
Flavour
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeOct
Season of useFeb-Mar
Tree vigour
Tree habit
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
Cropping
Pollination date17
Pollination groupC
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners