The Bartlett Pear tree produces a pear that is bright
yellow. It is the nations leading pear variety. They tend to bear fruit
for up to 50 to 75 years on a good site. The fruit is aromatic and is
outstanding for fresh eating. Along with its very sweet and juicy flavor
for eating, it is widely used for canning and cooking because of its
The Bartlett Pear trees are self-pollinating, however a pollinator will
help the tree bare better fruit. They do require bees to help pollinate.
Bartlett Pears do not ripen properly on the tree, so growers pick the
fruit when it is mature but green.