Moonglow fan espalier trees


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Moonglow fan espalier trees
Basically a form of Williams with an even brighter lemon coloured skin.

Exciting, scented rich and juicy flavour. Season Sept-Oct.

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Moonglow fan espalier trees

Moonglow Pear Trees for sale

Espalier or fan Pear trees are used against a wall; you will need not less than 180 x 180cm’s for a fan or espalier tree. Please note we do not supply ready trained trees; this Moonglow is a young tree suitable for training yourself, in situ. Such trees usually settle to cropping within 2 or 3 seasons.

This variety is really a form of Williams bon Chretien only with a brifhter skin. An exceptionally attractive Pear with a lovely flavour.

Moonglow Pear Tree – season

Mid-late September and into October..

Moonglow Pear – appearance

Medium sized, classic Williams formation, the skin a bright and luminous lemon yellow throughout when ripe. A stunning Pear.


Superb; tender, lightly perfumed and aromatic with an intense aroma and very juicy flesh.

Moonglow Pear – Pollination

This variety belongs in ‘C’ pollination group & will pollinate readily with varieties in the same or adjacent groups. Here are some suggested varieties:


Beurre Hardy



Improved Fertility

Tree sizes for Moonglow Pear trees:

Quince C rootstock

Is the most compact stock generally used for Pears. It can be maintained at an easily harvested 180-260cm’s and can be planted around 150-180cm’s apart. Quince ‘C’ is easily the most satisfactory rootstock for garden use and can even be incorporated into a large – say 24” – container and kept on the patio. Such trees may be restricted below the 180cm mark.

Quince A rootstock

Is more vigorous than Quince ‘C’ and is ideal for orchard planting, grassy area’s and the larger border. It will grow to 250-350cm’s and should be planted not less than 250cm’s apart. A heavy cropping tree suitable for most good soils and situations.

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