PEAR 'DOYENNE DU COMICE'

PEAR 'DOYENNE DU COMICE'

Member $24.95
Bred in 1849 at Comice Horticole in the Loire Valley in Central France, `Doyenne du Comice' roughly translates as 'Dean of the Show' or 'Best in Town'. A greenish-yellow skinned pear, the exquisite, creamy flesh melts in your mouth with a flavour reminiscent of cinnamon. A late variety that grows well in both cool and warm climates. Pollinated by 'Beurre Bosc' and 'Williams'.
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PLANTS: WPEDD
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Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 6
Height To 3m
Position in FULL SUN
Harvest in Apr - May
Pot Size: Tree Pot
Cold Zone 7 - 10
Width To 3m
Seasonal watering as necessary
DECIDUOUS

Growing Tips

Open up your plant parcel as soon as it arrives. Place your plant in a light, airy position and give it some water.

PEAR 'DOYENNE DU COMICE'

Member $24.95
Bred in 1849 at Comice Horticole in the Loire Valley in Central France, `Doyenne du Comice' roughly translates as 'Dean of the Show' or 'Best in Town'. A greenish-yellow skinned pear, the exquisite, creamy flesh melts in your mouth with a flavour reminiscent of cinnamon. A late variety that grows well in both cool and warm climates. Pollinated by 'Beurre Bosc' and 'Williams'.
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PLANTS: WPEDD
Due to quarantine, cannot post to Overseas
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