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PEAR, CONFERENCE
Pyrus communis Conference

PEAR, CONFERENCE (Pyrus communis Conference)
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Heavy cropping reliable pear, flesh creamy-white, firm, sweet and juicy. Suitable throughout the United Kingdom, and reliable even in unfavourable conditions. Good pollinator. Raised in 1885 in Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire and first exhibited in that year at the British Pear Conference, hence its name. Suitable for colder areas and is more resistant to frost.

Season of Use: Mid Oct-Late Nov Desert Fruit

 Maiden
 Quince A Br
£17.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.
 Bush
 Quince A Br
£20.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.
 Half Std.
 Quince A Br
£25.95 Bare rooted stock will be available
from Nov., see below/right.

POLLINATORS FOR PEAR, CONFERENCE

This plant is in pollination group 3, it is reasonably self-fertile but will fruit better with a pollinator. Choose a pollinator in group 2, 3 or 4 (listed below).

DescriptionSeason of UseCooker/Desert DescriptionSeason of UseCooker/Desert
BethAug-SeptDesert Fruit ConcordeOct-JanDesert Fruit
Doyenne du ComiceNovDesert Fruit Invincible (Delwinor)Sept-OctCulinary (Suitable for Cooking)Desert Fruit
Williams' Bon ChrétienEarly SeptDesert Fruit   

Key: CookerCooking Apple, Dessert AppleDessert fruit, Suitable for Cider MakingCider Apple.


We are starting despatching plants mail-order again, but have a large backlog to clear. Orders placed now will be delivered in around 2 weeks. Bare-rooted plants (marked br or tr) can only be sent when they are dormant (November – March).

The Garden Centre is currently open 10am to 4pm Sunday to Wednesday, and 10am to 6pm Thursday - Saturday, for more information see www.buckinghamgardencentre.co.uk.

Where possible please contact us by email as we have reduced number of staff available to answer phone calls. The mail order office if open from 10am to 4pm Monday to Friday.

All prices include VAT where applicable.

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