Pear (Pyrus) Catillac tree in a 12 Litre pot - Bush form - Rootstock Quince A

£66.99
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SKU
119495

Pear (Pyrus) Catillac tree

Large, full green fruit changing to greenish-yellow. Some fruits develop an attractive red flush and slight russet. Only suitable for cooking, and turns pink in the process, but also a good exhibition pear for its even round shape and general good looks. Vigorous spreading growth. Heavy cropping. (France 1665)

A two year tree. Grown in the field to the maiden stage followed by a final year as container grown. A minimum of 3 branches and summer pruned (according to variety) to form an evenly balanced shape with a clear stem of 0.45m. Minimum height 1.10m.

Attributes

  • Award winning
  • Rootstock - Quince A
  • Flowering group 4
  • Picking month - October
  • Stores until February

Rootstock explained:

  • Quince C – Dwarf: and slightly earlier into cropping
  • Quince Eline - Dwarf: Similar size to Quince C but more productive and hardy. Smoother fruit with less russetting
  • Quince A – Semi Vigorous: The ideal rootstock for bush trees
  • Pyrodwarf – Vigorous: Specifically for the perry varieties but useful for all pears for a robust tree with early fruiting
  • Pyrus communis – Very Vigorous: More suitable for half standard and especially, standard trees
  • Pyrus Kirchensaller – Very Vigorous: A more uniform and productive selection of Pyrus communis

Please allow up to five days for delivery. Pictures in this listing are library pictures that reflect the trees' main qualities and are for reference only

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