A tasty pear – just right for eating fresh or canning. This variety is smooth, creamy and as sweet as honey. Tree is moderately disease-resistant to fireblight. Introduced by Stark Bro’s in 1979. Ripens in early September. Self-pollinating, but will yield larger crops when pollinated with Starking® Delicious™ or Moonglow.
|Soil Moisture||Well Drained|
|Soil pH Level||6.0 - 7.0|
|Taste||Sweet As Honey|
|Years to Bear||4 - 6|
|Zone Range||5 - 8|
|Standard||18-20' Tall X 12-13' Wide|
|Dwarf||8-10' Tall X 6-7' Wide|