Williams bon Chretien fan espalier

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Williams bon Chretien fan espalier
Hardly needing introduction as the most universally grown pear.

The fruits ripen to a pale yellow, from late September and have a perfect aromatic, perfumed sweet and honeyed flavour that always captivates.

Does well in most areas.
£19.95

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Williams bon Chretien fan espalier



Williams Bon Chretien fan espalier 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 Williams Pear is a young tree suitable for training yourself, in situ. Such trees usually settle to cropping within 2 or 3 seasons.

Often credited as being the most universally grown pear. A tree of medium growth, freely cropping & hardy. Is partly self fertile but does benefit from a pollinator. Amazingly, despite the name, this is actually an English raised Pear which has it’s origins in Berkshire in the 1800’s.

Williams Bon Chretien fan espalier Pear Tree – season

Mid-late September harvest as soon as ripe straight from the tree.

Williams bon Chretien Pear – appearance

Medium sized, classic Pear shape, pale green-yellow with only the very occasional pink flush or stripe.

Flavour

Unmistakeably scented with a wonderful aroma and the perfect balanace of sweetness and acidity. At it’s best unbeatable. Also suits cooking applications such as flans and tarts.

Williams Bon Chretien 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
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