Southworth Pear Tree - Reliable Pear Production Every Year - Zone 3 -

Southworth Pear Tree - Reliable Pear Production Every Year - Zone 3

Southworth is a vigorous and extremely cold hardy pear. Its fruits are very tasty; similar in size, shape and flavour to Bartlett. Flesh is firm at harvest, becoming buttery as it ripens.

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

Discovered by Frank Southworth near the Great Lakes in Minnesota, this variety was first introduced for sale by Fred Ashworth in New York State. This self-pollinating pear is hardy to zone 3. The tree is a tremendously reliable producer, giving quality yields every single year.

CharacteristicValue
Height at maturity10 metres (35 feet)
Spacing6 metres (20 feet)
Hardiness zone3
SoilWell drained
Sun / shadeFull sun
FloweringMid-May
HarvestMid to late september
Average fruit weight
Fruit color
Years to bear fruit7
PollinationSelf-fertile
Latin namePyrus \\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'Southworth\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\'
Average diameter of fruit
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