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Pear 'Bartlett'

More About 'Bartlett'

  • Pyrus communis 'Bartlett'
  • Medium to large, green fruit, turns yellow when ripe
  • Rich, superb flavour, a popular choice
  • Stores well
  • Good for eating fresh and canning
  • Ripens: Mid-September

Interesting Notes:

An England introduction from the 1700's and a true, heritage cultivar.

Zone:

5

Height:

5-6 m

Spread:

3-4 m

Colour:

White
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Bartlett Pear Growing and Maintenance Tips

More than one cultivar must be planted in order to facilitate the best pollination and subsequent fruit production.


'Bartlett' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Fragrant
Fragrant
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Habit

Upright
Oval
Vase-shape

Foliage Color

Green