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Pear Tree - Beurre Hardy

Pear Tree - Beurre Hardy

A dessert pear whose medium/large fruits boast soft, buttery flesh. Excellent flavour. Harvest early autumn. (SF - self-fertile).

Delivery: Despatch from November 2017
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Juicy and sweet

A dessert pear whose medium/large fruits boast soft, buttery flesh. Excellent flavour. Harvest early autumn. (SF - self-fertile).

  • Introduced in 1820
  • Harvest September-October
  • Pollination group 4
  • Rootstock Quince A
  • Height 4m after 10 years

Hardiness:-20 degrees

Resistance to Disease:True





Tree, Bare Root or Potted:Bare Root


Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False



Cut Flower:False

Edible Flower:False




Good For Dried Flowers:False

Drought Resistant:False

RHS Award of Garden Merit:False

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Soil Type:ALL

Likes Acidic Soil:False


Hanging Baskets:False

Beds & Borders:True



Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:False

Prefers Full Sun:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:False

Grows in Sun or Shade:True

Partial or Full Shade:False


F1 Variety:False

Hardy Annual:False

Half Hardy Annual:False

Greenhouse Annual:False

Hardy Biennial:False

Greenhouse Biennial:False

Hardy Perennial:False

Tender Perennial:False

Half Hardy Perennial:False

Greenhouse Perennial:False





For planting and growing advice read our Pear Tree growing guide.

Ideal for beds and borders. Prefers full sun or partial shade. DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR – The trees are supplied as healthy, dormant, bare root plants, delivered in specially designed protective packaging to ensure they arrive in perfect condition. Trees will be between 4-6' high, some with side branches developing, but please note that size can vary considerably due to the characteristics of different varieties. All come complete with comprehensive growing instructions. ROOTSTOCKS – Most fruit trees are grafted onto a closely related species 'rootstock' to predetermine the size and vigour of the tree and give the best possible yields. We have carefully chosen semi-dwarfing rootstocks (all of which are certified virus-free) to ensure that our trees grow, crop well and remain of manageable size in your garden. POLLINATION – Many of our apple, pear and plum fruit tree varieties will also pollinate themselves satisfactorily, however, the best fruit set is achieved by choosing at least two varieties from a species (unless your neighbours have trees that will act as pollinators!)

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