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PEAR, DOYENNE DU COMICE
Pyrus communis Doyenne du Comice

PEAR, DOYENNE DU COMICE (Pyrus communis Doyenne du Comice)
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Large, melting, very juicy, most outstanding pear for flavour. Pale green flesh ripening to yellow with pale yellow flesh which occasionally has a red flush. A connoisseur's variety. It needs a warm sheltered site to thrive, so ideal for fan training on a south facing wall. Needs good pollination - Concorde is ideal. Raised in Angers, France in 1849 and introduced to Britain in 1858.

Season of Use: 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, DOYENNE DU COMICE

This plant is in pollination group 4 and requires a pollinator, choose a tree in group 3, 4 or 5 (listed below).

DescriptionSeason of UseCooker/Desert DescriptionSeason of UseCooker/Desert
BethAug-SeptDesert Fruit ConcordeOct-JanDesert Fruit
ConferenceMid Oct-Late NovDesert Fruit SensationAug-SeptDesert 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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