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Honeysweet Pear Tree
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Honeysweet Pear Tree

Luscious Flavor, Self-Pollinating

Super-sweet "sugar-type" pear with a rich, spicy flavor and exceptional quality. One of the few that is self-pollinating—does not need another variety for good fruiting. Keeps well in storage; ripens late August. Zones 5-8.

Why buy a Deluxe package - Deluxe fruit trees include 2 oz. Quik-Cal Pelletized Calcium to enhance fruit quality, 12 oz. bag of Fruit Tree Food Starter Formula, easy-to-use tree ties, a premium tree guard to protect the trunk from gnawing pests, mowers and weed trimmers, and a copy of Backyard Horticulture for Fun and Profit—How to Make $10,000 in Your Spare Time.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

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  • 65804
  • Standard 2-4 ft
  • $36.99
  • 62693
  • Standard Deluxe
  • $44.99
  • 62694
  • Semi-Dwarf 2-4 ft
  • $46.99
  • 62696
  • Semi-Dwarf Deluxe
  • $54.99
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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Pyrus communis 'Honeysweet'
  • Height: Standard: 15-25 feet -- Semi-dwarf: 12-15 feet
  • Spacing: Standard: 20 feet -- Semi-dwarf: 10-12 feet
  • Depth: Locate the planting depth indicator, the marked line above the tree's root system. The graft should be about 2 inches above the soil surface.
  • Spread: Standard: 12-15 feet -- Semi-dwarf: 10-12 feet
  • Light Required: Full Sun
  • Pollinator: One of the few self-pollinating pear trees.
  • Yield: Heavy yields
  • Foliage: Green foliage.
  • Blooms: Early to Mid Season.
  • Fruit: Medium size brown-russet in color with a super sweet, complex and aromatic flavor.
  • Zone: 5 - 8
  • Form: Deciduous. Upright.
  • Flower Form: White blossoms with some pink spotting.
  • Soil Requirements: Good, well-drained, deep soil that is reasonably fertile.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate. This pear tree stays smaller than most pear trees.
  • Comments: Introduced in 1977 from Purdue, this is a very high quality Seckel or sugar pear. No fruit thinning required and it does not have premature fruit drop. Good storage ability.

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