Kieffer Pear Pyrus communis

Kieffer Pear
(Pyrus communis)

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Description

Note: Ships spring 2021 as a 2-3' grafted bare-root

Kieffer Pear (Pyrus communis) is a cross between a Europeen and a Chinese Sand pear from the 1800s. They have a golden yellow skin with red patches and a crisp juicy flesh.

Characteristics

Pollination: Requires a second cultivar or seedling.
Size: 15-20' x 15-20'
Disease: Resistant to fire blight.
Ripening Date: September to October
Years to Bear 4-6
Taste: Crisp

Growing Conditions

USDA Zone: 4-9
Spacing: 15-20'
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Type: Loamy well drained
Soil PH: 6.0-7.0