Pear - Roosevelt

Roosevelt Pear

Pyrus communis
A large sweet and juicy mid season dessert pear.

Origin: France

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

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Roosevelt Pear Trees for sale - order online

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 Roosevelt

Originates from France.

Very large, oval fruit. Smooth, golden yellow skin with red flush. White juicy flesh. Good, sweet, aromatic flavour.

Fairly vigorous, upright tree. Very good cropping.



Main characteristics of Roosevelt

Use Dessert
Fruit size  Large
Picking time  Oct
Season of use  Oct-Nov

Tree vigour  Vigorous
Tree habit  Upright
Fruit bearing  Spur-bearer
Cropping Good
Suitable for Late Frost

Pollination date  19
Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Self-sterile
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