Lorraine  -

Lorraine

Originating from a very productive and self fertile 60-year-old tree.

HeightAvailabilityPriceQuantitySubtotal
1-2 Feetin stock$35.00$0.00
2-3 Feetin stock$40.00$0.00
Total$0.00

Once ripe, it has a yellowish, juicy, fragrant and sweet flesh that melts in your mouth. Harvest early September. The fruit ripen all at the same time then fall. Pick before ripe, like so many other pears.. Resistant to scab, fire blight and most insects.

CharacteristicValue
Height at maturity10 metres (35 feet)
Spacing6 metres (20 feet)
Hardiness zone4
SoilWell drained
Sun / shadeFull sun
FloweringMid-May
HarvestEarly-September
Average fruit weight
Fruit colorYellow and green
Years to bear fruit7
PollinationSelf-fertile
Latin namePyrus 'Lorraine'
Average diameter of fruit
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