Onward cordon

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Onward cordon
This English raised Pear is a good performer and produces fruits of a high quality. Superb flavour.
£19.95

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Cordon Pear trees are a good choice for restricted areas and a fence or wall. They can be grown at a 45degree angle, or upright. The rootstock we use for our cordon Onward pear is Quince C which is the best stock for cordon trees. Plant 60-80cm’s apart.

Onward was trialled at The National Fruit Trials [where it performed very strongly] notes this English raised Pear as a cross between

Laxton Superb [Pear, not apple] and Doyenne de Comice. Onward is an excellent newcomer with some impressive qualities.

Onward cordon Pear Tree – season

Mid-late September and into October..

Onward Pear – appearance

Medium to large in size, pale green-yellow, some russet patches and an attractive pinkish red blush on the sunny side. Very good uniformity and quality.

Flavour

Similar to Doyenne du Comice, rich, melting and supremely juicy.

Onward 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:

Beth

Beurre Hardy

Concorde

Invincible

Improved Fertility

Williams bon Chretien
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