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Beurre Bosc

An attactive looking pear with good sweet flavour and reliable cropping.

Origin: Belgium,

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

Beurre Bosc pear trees for sale

Quince C rootstock 2 year Cordon (Dwarfing) £31.50
Quince A rootstock 1 year Maiden (Semi-dwarfing) £21.50
Pyrodwarf rootstock 1 year Maiden (Semi-vigorous) £21.50
Pyrodwarf rootstock 2 year Half Standard (Semi-vigorous) £34.50
Pyrus rootstock 1 year Maiden (Very vigorous) £21.50

Orders placed now will be delivered in the winter planting season.

History and description of Beurre Bosc

An old Belgian variety grown commercially in Europe and North America.

Medium large, long thin, calabasse shaped, attactive looking fruit. Dark yellow skin almost entirely covered with a bronze russet. Creamy white, tender, very juicy flesh. Very sweet, aromatic flavour. Very good dessert variety but also useful for cooking and drying.

Vigorous upright tree. Very reliable prolific cropper.

Characteristics of Beurre Bosc pear trees

UseDual Cul & Des
Fruit sizeLarge
Picking timeOct
Season of useOct-Nov
Tree vigourVigorous
Tree habitUpright
Disease resistanceScab - Susceptible
Canker - Susceptible
Mildew - Slightly susceptible
Suitable forLate Frost
Special featuresGood for Drying
Pollination date24
Pollination groupE
PollinatorsPollination partners