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Duo Pear Tree – Conference & Louise Bonne de Jersey (Bare Rooted)

£39.99

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Two varieties on one tree
Yes, you have read that right. This is a duo pear tree, with two varieties growing on one tree trunk. Clever stuff. The different varieties are Conference (the most popular UK grower) and Louise Bonne de Jersey.  The two varieties cross-pollinate each other on the tree, so you get an even heavier crop.

Number of plants: 1 bare rooted tree for winter planting (approx 1.5m tall)
Variety: Conference/Louise Bonne de Jersey (duo variety)
Position: Full sun/partial shade, soil or pots
Harvesting: This fruits can be picked in early autumn

Pruning & Growing Information
(for Novice Fruit Growers)
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This pear tree will benefit from a little pruning in winter (not obligatory) – a growing guide will be provided with your delivery. It is best planted into the ground but you could plant into a large container as well.

Pruning & Growing Information
(for More Experienced Fruit Growers:)

Root Stock: Quince A
Size: Supplied as a 1 year old maiden (see illustration)
Pollination Group: 3

 

Delivery Information: Bare-Rooted Fruit and Strawberry Runners will be shipped in January (and possibly February, depending on weather/availability) for winter planting while the plants are dormant.

Bare-Rooted Fruit and Strawberry Runners will be shipped in January for winter planting.