Zone: 5 – 8
Ripens: Second half of September
Fertility: Needs a pollinator – Flemish Beauty, Bartlett
Skin Colour: More orange coloured than Bosc. Russeted.
Flesh: Yellowish white. Slightly granular. Dense. Crunchy.
Flavour: Rich. Slightly acidic.
Usage: Excellent dessert pear. Good for cooking.
Storage: Up to 4 months
Notes: Quite cold-hardy. Exhibits resistance to insects, scab, and mildew. Has some susceptibility to pear blight.