Beurre D'Anjou Pear

Pyrus communis 'Beurre d'Anjou'

Plant a Beurre D'Anjou to enjoy an annual bounty of fruit with a soft, buttery texture. Green skin ripens to golden yellow, slightly earlier than D'Anjou. Hardy, vigorous tree is perfect for home orchard or landscape. Well suited to large patio tubs if space is at a premium. For best fruit production, plant a Bartlett or other pear nearby. Chilling requirement: 700 hours.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Requires regular watering.

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Average Size at MaturityFast grower, 10 to 12 ft. tall and wide; smaller size easily maintained with pruning.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseMass Planting, Specimen
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFruit Tree & Vine
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Edible, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsRequires regular watering.

Provide a well drained soil and water regularly during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Once established, water deeply and infrequently during summer months. Prune annually to maintain desired size.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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