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Moorcroft



An old perry pear which has become highly prized with the revival of interest in artisan perry making.

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

Moorcroft 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-1Moorcroft tree custom-grafted on Quince A rootstock (Semi-dwarfing)£39.00 each
  • CG-2Moorcroft tree custom-grafted on OHxF87 rootstock (Semi-vigorous)£39.00 each
  • CG-3Moorcroft 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).

Characteristics of Moorcroft pear trees

UsePerry
Colour
Flavour
Fruit sizeMedium
Picking timeSep
Season of useSep
Tree vigourModerate
Tree habitUpright
Fruit-bearingSpur-bearer
CroppingLight
Pollination date0
Pollination groupD
Self-fertilitySelf-sterile
PollinatorsPollination partners


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