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COCKTAIL PEAR 'SAN GIOVANNI'

COCKTAIL PEAR 'SAN GIOVANNI'

Pyrus communis 'San Giovanni'
Member $24.95
First mentioned in 1660, this heirloom pear from the south of Italy is one of the oldest pear varieties available. This is the first pear of the season, ripening in the second week of January in Melbourne. A small, round, cocktail pear, 'San Giovanni' can be eaten fresh or used in sweet dishes where the whole poached fruit are a summer delicacy. Pollinated by 'Faccia Rosa' and 'Corella' pears.
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PLANTS: WPESA

Growing Information

Heat Zone 1 - 6
Height To 3m
Position in FULL SUN
Harvest in Jan - Feb
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.

COCKTAIL PEAR 'SAN GIOVANNI'

Pyrus communis 'San Giovanni'
Member $24.95
First mentioned in 1660, this heirloom pear from the south of Italy is one of the oldest pear varieties available. This is the first pear of the season, ripening in the second week of January in Melbourne. A small, round, cocktail pear, 'San Giovanni' can be eaten fresh or used in sweet dishes where the whole poached fruit are a summer delicacy. Pollinated by 'Faccia Rosa' and 'Corella' pears.
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PLANTS: WPESA
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