Pre-order trees for autumn 2022 / winter 2023 nowIt is best to pre-order now for delivery in the winter planting season. There is no need to pay at this stage.
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Improved Fertility



An improved and partially self-fertile sport of Fertility pear.

Origin: Essex UK,

Pollination: Improved Fertility is partially self-fertile and would produce some crop without a pollinator but would benefit considerably from a pollinator.  Pollination partners

Improved Fertility pear trees for sale

1-year maiden trees

These are the most versatile choice for home orchards, community fruit tree projects, and for training on in any form you require.

FormRootstockPriceQuantity
MaidenQuince CDwarfing £24.50
MaidenQuince ASemi-dwarfing £24.50

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

History and description of Improved Fertility

Improved Fertility is an improved sport of Fertility found at Seabrooks Nursery. Unlike the parent which is a diploid and self-sterile Improved Fertility is a tetraploid and partially self-fertile.

Characteristics of Improved Fertility pear trees

UseDessert
Colour
Flavour
Fruit sizeSmall
Picking timeLate Sep
Season of useSep-Oct
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingHeavy
Disease resistanceScab - Resistant
Suitable forNorthern Britain
Pollination date20
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
PollinatorsPollination partners
ParentageFertility