Bartlett Pear Fruit Tree (standard)
Pyrus communis 'Bartlett'
This is the most important variety in the U.S. Medium to large pear, most commonly used for canning.
Skin is yellow with white smooth flesh. Needs protection from fire blight with Agrimycin spray. Ripens Mid-August. Requires a Moonglow, Ayers, Orient, Kieffer or Baldwin to cross pollinate.
*Deer May Browse*
Photo courtesy of Bottoms Nursery in Concord, GA
|Height||20' - 30'|
|Spread||20' - 30'|
|Primary Foliage Color||Green|
|Seasonal Foliage Color||Green|
|Sun Preferences||Full Sun|
|Water Preferences||Average:Prepare planting area for adequate drainage.|
|Cold Hardiness Zone||5 to 8|