Zone: 5 – 7
Ripens: First half of September
Fertility: Needs a pollinator – Flemish Beauty, Bosc, Anjou
Skin Colour: Golden yellow with dull red tinge
Flesh: White. Smooth. Juicy.
Flavour: Classic pear taste with touch of tartness
Usage: Popular for fresh eating, desserts, canning, and preserves.
Storage: About 2 months in cold storage
Notes: A vigorous producer. Second only in popularity to Flemish beauty. Has some susceptibility to fire blight.