Onward fan espalier pear


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Onward fan espalier pear
Medium-large fruits of excellent uniformity and quality, rich, buttery flavour that is simply divine.

A good performer, English raised. Mid season.

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Onward fan espalier pear

Onward fan espalier Pear Trees

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 Onward is a young tree suitable for training yourself, in situ. Such trees usually settle to cropping within 2 or 3 seasons.

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 fan espalier 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.


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:


Beurre Hardy



Improved Fertility

Williams bon Chretien

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