Blake's Pride Pear
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Blake's Pride Pear

Blake's Pride Pear

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Pyrus communis

Blake’s Pride ripens in mid-September and is good for fresh eating and preserving. A productive, hearty variety. This tree bears large crops of medium-size fruit featuring glossy yellow skin with tan-russet hues.

These pears store well and are good for fresh eating, canning or making desserts or pear butter. Tree is disease-resistant to fire blight and has an upright growth habit. Heat-tolerant. Harvest in early September. Best pollinators: Bartlett or Beurre Bosc.

Current Sale Size: 5/8” caliper, 5-6 ft.

Rootstock: OHxF-87. Partially self-fertile. 

Growth Rate: Moderate (6-12”/yr.)

Soils: Sand, Loam, Clay

Moisture: Dry to Moist

Shade Tolerance: Full to Part sun

Mature Height: 12-15 ft.

Deer Damage Potential: High